Definition of "importer" []

  • To buy or bring in (goods or services) from a foreign country (verb)
  • To bring in from an outside source (verb)
  • To signify or be significant; mean; convey (verb)
  • Goods (visible imports) or services (invisible imports) that are bought from foreign countries (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • Significance or importance (noun)
  • Meaning or signification (noun)
  • A sportsman or -woman who is not native to the country in which he or she plays (noun)
  • One who, or that which, imports: especially a person or company importing goods into a country. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "importer" in a sentence
  • "This documentation which we may request from an importer is based on a test group of 100 children of a specific age group having tested surrogate lighters (not with fuel) with specific designed ignition mechanisms – at least 85% of this test group of children must not be able to cause ignition of the surrogate lighters."
  • "Northern Italian wines are always tempting and this Vallarom Vallagarina Merlot looked interesting especially after I noticed the importer is local to western New York."
  • "If anyone would like to try it out, the supplier/importer is Wine concepts of Maine."