Also found in: Wikipedia.


 (brī′ər), Stephen Gerald Born 1938.
American jurist who was appointed an associate justice of the US Supreme Court in 1994.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(ˈbraɪ ər)
Stephen G(erald), born 1938, associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court since 1994.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The final was held at Leyton Orient's The Breyer Group stadium.
But Supreme Court Justice Stephen G Breyer this week raised the possibility that this situation might also violate both the Constitution and the law under which the court previously has upheld indefinite detention of so-called enemy combatants.
Four Seasons Hotel Casablanca's concierge supervisor, Caroline Breyer, has received her golden keys from Les Clefs D'Or, the international association of professional hotel concierges.
Breyer shared his thoughts on the First Amendment and predicted that the country's constitutional jurisprudence will continue to protect the rights of those who espouse unpopular opinions, while also withstanding the challenges of the internet age.
Moonlight In Empty Rooms: A Musical Study of the Art of Alexander Volkov is a double CD-DVD of musical pieces by talented composer Heidi Breyer, inspired by the artwork of her husband, world renowned realist painter Alexander Volkov.
Yet whatever the variations in progress, the trend toward renewable energy is inevitable, says Christian Breyer, a professor of Solar Economy at Lappeenranta University of Technology in Finland.
"I think we've been kind of accustomed to buying something; it breaks, and then we just buy something new," said Allie Breyer, the city's waste prevention analyst.
In undertaking this effort, I will give sustained and focused attention to Justice Stephen Breyer's provocative new book, The Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities.
WASHINGTON -- Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer delivered harsh criticism of the death penalty Dec.
Justice Stephen Breyer is 78 years old, Justice Anthony Kennedy is 80 years old and Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 83, creating perhaps heightened importance on the race for the White House and the senate.
Judge Charles Breyer, who gave preliminary approval to the settlement in July, praised it Tuesday during a three-hour hearing in US District Court in San Francisco but said he wants to examine it one more time before he rules definitively.