redeemer

noun re·deem·er \ ri-ˈdē-mər \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of redeemer

: a person who redeems; especiallycapitalized : jesus

Examples of redeemer in a Sentence

  1. He was considered the redeemer of the family's reputation.

  2. the rescued hostages profusely thanked their camouflage-clad redeemers

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First Known Use of redeemer

15th century



REDEEMER Defined for English Language Learners

redeemer

noun

Definition of redeemer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who brings goodness, honor, etc., to something again : a person who redeems something



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