Meaning of employer

em•ploy•er

Pronunciation: (em-ploi'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. a person or business that employs one or more people, esp. for wages or salary: a fair employer.
  2. a person or thing that makes use of or occupies someone or something: an inadequate employer of one's time.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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