Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a person who comes: a contest open to all comers
- ☆ Informal a person or thing that shows promise of being a success
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- One that arrives or comes: free food for all comers.
- One showing promise of attaining success: a political comer.