- one that climbs up
- a device with sharp spikes fastened to the shoe or strapped to the leg, for use in climbing telephone poles, trees, etc.
- Informal a person who tries to advance socially or in business
- Bot. a climbing plant or vine
- One that climbs, especially a person who climbs mountains.
- Sports A device, such as a crampon, used in mountain climbing.
- A plant that climbs.
- A person who avidly seeks a higher social or professional position.
climb + -er
(third-person singular simple present climbers, present participle climbering, simple past and past participle climbered)
- "Don't let Penny kid you," another climber answered.
- The three north-side second floor rooms contained Fred, Gladys Turnbull and a pretty female climber named Penny.
- Dogs must be leashed in the climber only area and are not allowed at the bottom of the gorge.
- The ocelot is essentially a forest cat, and a ready climber; its disposition is said to be fierce and bloodthirsty but in confinement it becomes tame and playful.
- Donnie clung to his mother, eyes wide, pointing to a climber about to descend from the corner of the bridge.