- The definition of a consumer is a person that buys goods and services.
An example of consumer is a person who spends their entire paycheck on things they don't need.
These people are consumers.
consumer definition by Webster's New World
consumer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- One that consumes, especially one that acquires goods or services for direct use or ownership rather than for resale or use in production and manufacturing.
- A heterotrophic organism that ingests other organisms or organic matter in a food chain.
- con·sumˈer·shipˌ noun
consumer - Business Definition
consumer - Computer Definition
consumer - Cultural Definition
Someone who purchases a good for personal use.
consumer - Legal Definition
consumer - Science Definition