Synonyms for receiver

Synonyms for (noun) receiver

Synonyms: receiver, receiving system

Definition: set that receives radio or tv signals

Similar words: set

Definition: any electronic equipment that receives or transmits radio or tv signals

Usage: the early sets ran on storage batteries


Synonyms: telephone receiver, receiver

Definition: earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds

Similar words: earphone, earpiece, phone, headphone

Definition: electro-acoustic transducer for converting electric signals into sounds; it is held over or inserted into the ear

Usage: it was not the typing but the earphones that she disliked


Synonyms: recipient, receiver

Definition: a person who receives something

Similar words: acquirer

Definition: a person who acquires something (usually permanently)


Synonyms: liquidator, receiver

Definition: (law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties

Similar words: fiduciary

Definition: a person who holds assets in trust for a beneficiary

Usage: it is illegal for a fiduciary to misappropriate money for personal gain


Synonyms: receiver, pass catcher, pass receiver

Definition: a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass

Similar words: football player, footballer

Definition: an athlete who plays American football


Synonyms: receiver

Definition: the tennis player who receives the serve

Similar words: tennis player

Definition: an athlete who plays tennis