- The definition of an employer is a person or a business that gives a paying job to one or more people.
The company you work for is an example of your employer.
An employer talking with her employee.
employer definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
one who employs; esp., a person, business firm, etc. that hires one or more persons to work for wages or salary
employer - Business Definition
An individual or organization that hires and pays wages to others.