consignor

[kuhn-sahy-ner, kon-sahy-nawr]
noun
a person or company that consigns goods, merchandise, etc.
Also, consigner [kuhn-sahy-ner] .


Origin:
1780–90; consign + -or2

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To consignor
Collins
World English Dictionary
consignor or consigner (kənˈsaɪnə, ˌkɒnsaɪˈnɔː, kənˈsaɪnə)
 
n
a person, enterprise, etc, that consigns goods
 
consigner or consigner
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Instead, the consignor retains ownership of an item until you make the sale.
When an item sells, you earn a commission on the sale and the consignor keeps
  the rest of the payment.
The beneficial owner of the goods is normally an employee of the consignor
  and/or consignee.
However, it is critical that the seller is shown as the consignor or shipper on
  the bill of lading.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;