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purchaser

One who buys or contracts to buy real property. Also See vendor.
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He therefore proceeded immediately to castigation: and not contented with that he acquainted Mr Allworthy, at their next meeting, with this monstrous crime, as it appeared to him: inveighing against Tom in the most bitter terms, and likening him to the buyers and sellers who were driven out of the temple.
The buyer looked at it for a moment doubtfully, and Philip surmised that he was wondering why the manager had engaged him.
An you cannot find a buyer for your herd at this just figure, I will e'en buy them myself.
As soon as the buyer had paid the four cents, the Donkey changed hands.
The worst of it was that I could not get the rest of the pearl buyers to back me up.
The other pearl buyers and myself, between seas, managed to get about fifteen women and children into the cabin, and battened down.
They were drovers and stock raisers, who had come from far states, and brokers and commission merchants, and buyers for all the big packing houses.
exclaimed Vasili Andreevich, uttering every word very distinctly and compressing his lips unnaturally, as he usually did when speaking to buyers and sellers.
Soon in came buyers, who paid him handsomely for his goods, so that he bought leather enough for four pair more.
Of course I judged a good deal of the buyers by their manners to myself.
They were jumbled together in a most unsightly fashion, in the middle of the road; to the great obstruction of the thoroughfare and the annoyance of passengers, who were fain to make their way, as they best could, among carts, baskets, barrows, trucks, casks, bulks, and benches, and to jostle with porters, hucksters, waggoners, and a motley crowd of buyers, sellers, pick- pockets, vagrants, and idlers.
This is worth doing under any circumstances and may prevent a sudden case of unexplained cold feet on the part of a buyer as he/she checks out these important referral sources and hears a negative report or two.