singer

noun (1)
sing·er | \ˈsiŋ-ər \

Definition of singer 

(Entry 1 of 4)

: one that sings

singer

noun (2)
sing·er | \ˈsin-jər \

Definition of singer (Entry 2 of 4)

: one that singes

Singer

biographical name (1)
Sing·er | \ˈsiŋ-ər \

Definition of Singer (Entry 3 of 4)

Isaac Ba*shev*is \bə-ˈshe-vəs \ 1904–1991 American (Polish-born) author

Singer

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Definition of Singer (Entry 4 of 4)

Isaac Merrit 1811–1875 American inventor

First Known Use of singer

Noun (1)

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

circa 1875, in the meaning defined above

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