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noun as in person who buys merchandise, services

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Adding TikTok would not only improve Microsoft’s social media reach with Gen Zers, but it would help the company make a bigger consumer play in the years to come.

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Legislators questioned whether Apple is abusing its status as gatekeeper to the App Store and harming consumers at a recent Congressional hearing.

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TikTok, under ex-Disney honcho Kevin Mayer, already is set up to run as an independent business, so Oracle’s lack of consumer experience doesn’t matter.

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Domestically, it’s expanding into consumer and technology services.

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I should use the term “customer,” but given my experience in music, I tend to refer to consumers as fans, and I choose to treat them as such.

From Fortune

Through his company, consumers will be able to cheaply make custom DNA strands, including what Heinz calls “creatures.”

Defenders of the status quo claim the old rules protect consumers.

At that point, the Library of Congress can once again decide to prohibit consumers from unlocking their cell phones.

Consumers are also gaining the ability to take the designs into their own hands as 3D printing becomes more accessible.

When companies faced competition, Klein knew, consumers would have options.

To the great advantage of all consumers, and to the glory of Russian music, the proposal came to nothing.

That we are consumers and non-producers—that we contribute nothing to the general progress of man.

Now you see, Wes, the late Caesars were pretty good consumers of everything but petroleum, we having that edge on them.

Consumers stood gray and inconspicuous behind the two rows of uniformed men, silent, unsmiling, like onlookers at an accident.

Urged by a delegation of music-loving consumers, the tubist raised his ravaged horn.

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On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to consumers, such as: customer, buyer, user, shopper, purchaser, and enjoyer.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.