Definitions of "bearer"
  1. An individual who has in their possession a financial document such as a check or draft that can be turned into cash or equivalent, without any special endorsements
  2. A note that can be transferred simply by being handed over to the recipient, without the need to write any endorsement on it
  3. An instrument that isn't owned by any recognized individual or entity listed in official records
  4. A financial item that does not explicitly name the individual or entity to whom the payment is to be made
How to use "bearer" in a sentence
  1. The bearer of the draft has yet to redeem it for its cash value.
  2. The bearer simply handed over the note, effectively transferring ownership to the new party.
  3. Since the bond did not have a registered owner, it was considered a bearer instrument.

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