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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [shair]
    • /ʃɛər/
    • /ˈʃeərər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [shair]
    • /ʃɛər/

Definitions of sharer word

  • noun sharer the full or proper portion or part allotted or belonging to or contributed or owed by an individual or group. 1
  • noun sharer one of the equal fractional parts into which the capital stock of a joint-stock company or a corporation is divided. 1
  • noun sharer Digital Technology. a digital file or document that can be accessed by specific users on a computer network, as for viewing, downloading, or making changes to it: I just sent you a share—can you improve the second paragraph? an act of sharing online content with specific users on a computer network: You can do a video share with friends and family. 1
  • verb with object sharer to divide and distribute in shares; apportion. 1
  • verb with object sharer to use, participate in, enjoy, receive, etc., jointly: The two chemists shared the Nobel prize. 1
  • verb with object sharer Digital Technology. to give specific users access to (online content), as by posting it on a social media website or sending it as an email attachment: to share photos on Instagram; a shared spreadsheet. 1

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Origin of sharer

First appearance:

before 1325
One of the 16% oldest English words
1325-75; Middle English (noun) “cutting, division”; Old English scearu “fork of the body, groin”; cognate with Dutch schaar, German Schar “troop.” See shear

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Parts of speech for Sharer


sharer popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 99% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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Synonyms for sharer

noun sharer

  • bedfellow — You refer to two things or people as bedfellows when they have become associated or related in some way.
  • compurgator — one who testified in a compurgation
  • guest — Edgar A(lbert) 1881–1959, U.S. journalist and writer of verse, born in England.
  • heiress — a woman who inherits or has a right of inheritance, especially a woman who has inherited or will inherit considerable wealth.
  • heritor — inheritor.

Antonyms for sharer

noun sharer

  • leaser — a contract renting land, buildings, etc., to another; a contract or instrument conveying property to another for a specified period or for a period determinable at the will of either lessor or lessee in consideration of rent or other compensation.

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