What is another word for receiver?

Synonyms for receiver
rɪˈsi vərre·ceiv·er

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Wiktionary

  1. receivernoun

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  2. receivernoun

    A person who receives something.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  3. receivernoun

    A person who acts as trustee for a bankrupt.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  4. receivernoun

    A person who accepts stolen goods.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  5. receivernoun

    A telephone handset.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  6. receivernoun

    (football) A person who accepts the ball after it has been passed.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  7. receivernoun

    (tennis) A person who attempts to return the ball after it has been served.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  8. receivernoun

    Any of several electronic devices that receives signals and converts them into sound or vision

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  9. receivernoun

    A court administrator

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  10. receivernoun

    The part of a firearm containing the action.

    Synonyms:
    recipient

Princeton's WordNet

  1. receiver, receiving systemnoun

    set that receives radio or tv signals

    Synonyms:
    receiving system, telephone receiver, recipient, liquidator, pass catcher, pass receiver

  2. liquidator, receivernoun

    (law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties

    Synonyms:
    telephone receiver, pass receiver, murderer, manslayer, receiving system, recipient, pass catcher, liquidator

  3. telephone receiver, receivernoun

    earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds

    Synonyms:
    pass receiver, receiving system, liquidator, recipient, telephone receiver, pass catcher

  4. recipient, receivernoun

    a person who receives something

    Synonyms:
    telephone receiver, pass receiver, recipient role, receiving system, recipient, pass catcher, liquidator

  5. receivernoun

    the tennis player who receives the serve

    Synonyms:
    receiving system, telephone receiver, recipient, liquidator, pass catcher, pass receiver

  6. receiver, pass receiver, pass catchernoun

    a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass

    Synonyms:
    receiving system, telephone receiver, recipient, liquidator, pass catcher, pass receiver

Editors Contribution

  1. trollop

    a woman in love who is open to and desirous of sex.

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. receivernoun

    Synonyms:
    recipient

  2. receivernoun

    Synonyms:
    receptacle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. receivernoun

    Synonyms:
    recipient, donee, beneficiary, receptacle, fence (receiver of stolen goods)

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How to use receiver in a sentence?

  1. Arthur Koestler:

    God seems to have left the receiver off the hook and time is running out.

  2. Davante Adams:

    For me, honestly, I think its just been finding different small things that I can get better at, obviously, i feel like Im a pretty complete receiver. ... Its just fine-tuning the things I do well and just figuring out a way to do them even better.

  3. anthony southon:

    The gift of giving is to see the receiver give to someone else.

  4. Walt Anderson:

    We confirmed with the referee and the crew that on that play — they got together and talked — they determined that they had a whistle, but that the whistle for them on the field was blown after the receiver caught the ball.

  5. Keegan Bradley:

    This is really embarrassing, but I have a set of wide receiver Patriots gloves I put on now and then, i had them on the last time they were losing against the Ravens. I took them off and I left them at home. I didn't bring them. I get a lot of weird stuff I do.


Translations for receiver

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  • přijímač, příjemceCzech
  • Hehler, Empfangsgerät, Hörer, EmpfängerGerman
  • φοροεισπράκτορας, αποδέκτης, δέκτης, παραλήπτης, κλεπταποδόχος, ακουστικόGreek
  • destinatario, receptorSpanish
  • vastaanotin, saaja, vastaanottajaFinnish
  • écouteur, receveur, destinataire, récepteur, receleurFrench
  • מַקְלֵטHebrew
  • रिसीवरHindi
  • cornetta, ricettatoreItalian
  • 受取人, 受話器Japanese
  • 리시버Korean
  • примач, приемник, примателMacedonian
  • penerimaMalay
  • hoornDutch
  • heler, mottakerNorwegian
  • odbiornikPolish
  • receptor, receptador, destinatárioPortuguese
  • трубка, приёмник, получатель, телефонная трубкаRussian
  • lur, mottagare, telefonlur, hälareSwedish
  • riceleuWalloon

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