Redeemer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |rəˈdiːmər|  American pronunciation of the word redeemer
Brit.  |rɪˈdiːmə|  British pronunciation of the word redeemer


- a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29) (syn: christ, deliverer, jesus, savior, saviour)
- someone who redeems or buys back (promissory notes or merchandise or commercial paper etc.)


He was considered the redeemer of the family's reputation.

...the rescued hostages profusely thanked their camouflage-clad redeemers...

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