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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [klahy-mer]
    • /ˈklaɪ mər/
    • /ˈklaɪ.mər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [klahy-mer]
    • /ˈklaɪ mər/

Definitions of climber word

  • countable noun climber A climber is someone who climbs rocks or mountains as a sport or a hobby. 3
  • countable noun climber A climber is a plant that grows upwards by attaching itself to other plants or objects. 3
  • noun climber a person or thing that climbs 3
  • noun climber a plant that lacks rigidity and grows upwards by twining, scrambling, or clinging with tendrils and suckers 3
  • noun climber one that climbs up 3
  • noun climber a device with sharp spikes fastened to the shoe or strapped to the leg, for use in climbing telephone poles, trees, etc. 3

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Origin of climber

First appearance:

before 1375
One of the 22% oldest English words
late Middle English word dating back to 1375-1425; See origin at climb, -er1

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Parts of speech for Climber


climber popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 82% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

climber usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for climber

noun climber

  • hiker — to walk or march a great distance, especially through rural areas, for pleasure, exercise, military training, or the like.
  • alpinist — a mountaineer who climbs in medium-sized glaciated mountain areas such as the Alps
  • backpack — A backpack is a bag with straps that go over your shoulders, so that you can carry things on your back when you are walking or climbing.
  • cragsman — a rock climber
  • runner — a person, animal, or thing that runs, especially as a racer.

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