View definitions for supplier


adjective as in person or company who supplies goods

Discover More

Example Sentences

It does not pay to rely on a single place for manufacturing operations and supply chain processes.

From Fortune

Today, Betsy is associate director of facilities at Phillips Academy Andover and Tom works in supply chain management for a Palo Alto consulting firm.

Its factories churn out more than half the globe’s total vaccine supply and produce more generic drugs than anywhere else.

From Fortune

Additionally, they must figure out who will receive the vaccine first, ensure that they have enough syringes and other supplies, and set up databases to track who is receiving the vaccine.

Verma says she joined her group, a citywide grocery and supply delivery effort that attracted more than 500 volunteers, because she had a hunch no government or charity agency was up for the challenge ahead.

From Eater

MK Chambers Company    Michigan-based supplier of specialty machining.

A plastic factory, a hardware supplier, and shipping–and-receiving giants like Fed-Ex and DHL are neighboring businesses.

For air supplier Hughes Aircraft, it was crucial satellite pieces from Russia.

Now, he co-owns Happy Valley Meat Company, a high-quality beef supplier.

And for most of its existence, Tesla has relied on a single supplier for the battery cells: Panasonic.

Ask someone from your power supplier or electric dealer to talk to the club about the different kinds of lamps.

You know—they ask for one thing, and get the wrong weight, or their supplier is out of material, or something goes wrong.

To keep her grasp on her money-supplier she took 232 Elizabeth with her.

To want to be loved means usually to want some one to be a protector, a giver of pleasure, a supplier of wants.

The price of necessities depended on the conscience of the individual supplier and the ignorance of the people.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to supplier, such as: dealer, retailer, seller, provider, purveyor, and distributor.

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