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)

How to pronounce receiver?

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Veena
Indian

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How to use receiver in a sentence?

  1. Russell Wilson:

    Hes an amazing receiver, a guy who was great last year for us, made some great plays. Obviously, hes been a great player over his years and all that. But I think more than anything else, its a testament hopefully to his growth in life, you always want to see people overcome, overcome challenges, and everything else.

  2. 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.

  3. Trevor Lawrence:

    We got tested, i think we passed.It will be Clemson's fourth championship game appearance in five years.Historic performance for Joe BurrowEntering College Football Playoff, LSU, Ohio State and Clemson were seen as the elite teams, with Oklahoma the only one of the four with a loss.And LSU( 14-0), earning the top spot in the College Football Playoff rankings -- and thus avoiding Ohio State and Clemson in the semifinals -- took emphatic advantage of being the No. 1 seed. LSU's 63 points is a record for a College Football Playoff semifinal game.Burrow, this year's winner of the Heisman Trophy and widely presumed the top pick in the upcoming NFL draft, is the first player in Football Bowl Subdivision history to have eight touchdowns in a bowl game.In the first half, Burrow threw for seven touchdowns, tying the record in any bowl game for passing touchdowns thrown in a game. Four of those touchdown receptions went to wide receiver Justin Jefferson, who tied the all-time single-game bowl record with that tally.

  4. Walter Benjamin:

    Gifts must affect the receiver to the point of shock.

  5. Arthur Koestler:

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

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Translations for receiver

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  • přijímač, příjemceCzech
  • Empfänger, Empfangsgerät, Hehler, HörerGerman
  • φοροεισπράκτορας, παραλήπτης, αποδέκτης, δέκτης, κλεπταποδόχος, ακουστικόGreek
  • destinatario, receptorSpanish
  • vastaanottaja, vastaanotin, saajaFinnish
  • destinataire, écouteur, récepteur, receleur, receveurFrench
  • מַקְלֵטHebrew
  • रिसीवरHindi
  • cornetta, ricettatoreItalian
  • 受話器, 受取人Japanese
  • 리시버Korean
  • примател, примач, приемникMacedonian
  • penerimaMalay
  • hoornDutch
  • mottaker, helerNorwegian
  • odbiornikPolish
  • receptor, destinatário, receptadorPortuguese
  • приёмник, трубка, телефонная трубка, получательRussian
  • mottagare, hälare, lur, telefonlurSwedish
  • riceleuWalloon

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