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noun [countable] customer pronunciation in British English /ˈkʌstəmə(r)/
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singularcustomer
pluralcustomers
  1. 1
    a person or company that buys goods or services
    Supermarkets use a variety of tactics to attract and retain customers.
    Discounts are available for our regular customers.
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    1. a.
      [only before noun] relating to customers
      customer relations/support
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  2. 2
    informal a particular type of person, especially one who is dishonest or difficult to deal with
    a cool customer
    a tricky/awkward/tough customer

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