Synonyms of bearer


1. carrier, bearer, toter, traveler, traveller

usage: someone whose employment involves carrying something; "the bonds were transmitted by carrier"

2. bearer, messenger, courier

usage: a messenger who bears or presents; "a bearer of good tidings"

3. pallbearer, bearer, mourner, griever, sorrower, lamenter

usage: one of the mourners carrying the coffin at a funeral

4. holder, bearer, capitalist

usage: the person who is in possession of a check or note or bond or document of title that is endorsed to him or to whoever holds it; "the bond was marked `payable to bearer'"

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Definition and meaning of bearer (Dictionary)