Purveyor meaning

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The definition of a purveyor is a person or organization that gives out something, such as food, supplies or ideas.

An example of a purveyor is the American Red Cross.

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Someone who supplies what is needed, especially food.

Anthropologists are the purveyors of dangerous ideas.

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(historical, UK) An officer who provided provisions for the king's household.
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One that furnishes or sells something, especially food.
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One that promulgates something.

A purveyor of lies.

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