redeemer

play
noun re·deem·er \-ˈdē-mər\

Definition of redeemer

  1. :  a person who redeems; especially, capitalized :  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

15th Century

First Known Use of redeemer

15th century




REDEEMER Defined for English Language Learners

redeemer

play
noun re·deem·er \-ˈdē-mər\

Definition of redeemer for English Language Learners

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



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up redeemer? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a brief usually trivial fact

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ