1. [ noun ] (electronics) set that receives radio or tv signals
Synonyms: receiving_system
Related terms: set radio_receiver tv direction_finder satellite_receiver antenna radio_chassis pick_up
2. [ 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
Related terms: fiduciary law
3. [ noun ] (physics) earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds
Synonyms: telephone_receiver
Related terms: earpiece headset telephone
4. [ noun ] a person who gets something
Synonyms: recipient
Related terms: person acquirer heir dependant beneficiary assignee borrower protege sendee transferee host honoree grantee addressee payee mandatary consignee conferee annuitant warrantee receive
5. [ noun ] (sport,american football,games) a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass
Synonyms: pass_receiver pass_catcher
Related terms: football_player
Similar spelling:   recover