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[val-yoo-er] /ˈvæl yu ər/
British. an appraiser.
a person who values.
Origin of valuer
value + -er1 Unabridged
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  • He was becoming frightened at the altered tone of the valuer.

    In the Roar of the Sea Sabine Baring-Gould
  • As to any further sum that might be forthcoming, a valuer should be agreed upon at once.

    Ralph the Heir Anthony Trollope
  • You have forced yourself on Miss Trevisa to act as her agent and valuer in the matter of dilapidations.

    In the Roar of the Sea Sabine Baring-Gould
  • "No, I don't think so," I said, leaving the part about the valuer unanswered.

    Red Hair Elinor Glyn
  • He's valuer to your Court of Probate, he's got a fixed place of business, his name's in the Directory.

    A Drake by George! John Trevena
  • I shall be as particular as a valuer, and describe what I have seen.

    Ginx's Baby Edward Jenkins
  • He did not suppose he could deceive the valuer, nor did he make the attempt.

    A Drake by George! John Trevena
  • The imagination of the valuer might declare it to be sound or to be rotten, and till dug out no one could impeach his judgment.

    In the Roar of the Sea Sabine Baring-Gould
  • "He's a bigger fool than I took him for, if he thought he could deceive the valuer—not to mention you and me," said Percy.

    A Drake by George! John Trevena
  • The valuer took a wing of chicken and a little ham, and then shouted, with his mouth full—“Come in!”

    In the Roar of the Sea Sabine Baring-Gould
British Dictionary definitions for valuer


a person who assesses the monetary worth of a work of art, jewel, house, etc; appraiser
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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