What is receiver?

  • (noun): (law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties.
    Synonyms: liquidator
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on receiver:

1976 NFL Draft - Player Selections - Round Thirteen
... Brumfield Defensive back Indiana State 360 New York Giants Rick Caswell Wide receiver Western Kentucky 361 Kansas City Chiefs Joe Bruner Quarterback N.E ... Defensive back Houston 363 Detroit Lions Mel Jacobs Wide receiver San Diego State 364 Washington Redskins Waymon Britt Defensive back Michigan 365 Buffalo Bills ...

More definitions of "receiver":

  • (noun): A person who gets something.
    Synonyms: recipient
  • (noun): Earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds.
    Synonyms: telephone receiver

Famous quotes containing the word receiver:

    Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
    Edmund Burke (1729–1797)

    Gifts must affect the receiver to the point of shock.
    Walter Benjamin (1892–1940)