gainer 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.
- a person or thing that gains
- a fancy dive in which the diver faces forward and does a backward somersault in the air
gainer definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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 gains: a gainer of weight.
- Sports A dive in which the diver leaves the board facing forward, does a back somersault, and enters the water feet first.
gainer - Investment & Finance Definition
A security that has risen in price during a specified period. Compare loser.