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pub·lish·er

 (pŭb′lĭ-shər)
n.
A person or business that produces and distributes something, such as a book or magazine, in printed or electronic form.

publisher

(ˈpʌblɪʃə)
n
1. (Journalism & Publishing) a company or person engaged in publishing periodicals, books, music, etc
2. (Journalism & Publishing) US and Canadian the proprietor of a newspaper or his representative

pub•lish•er

(ˈpʌb lɪ ʃər)

n.
a person or company whose business is the publishing of books, periodicals, computer software, etc.
[1730–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.publisher - a firm in the publishing businesspublisher - a firm in the publishing business  
business firm, firm, house - the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
newspaper, newspaper publisher, paper - a business firm that publishes newspapers; "Murdoch owns many newspapers"
magazine publisher, magazine - a business firm that publishes magazines; "he works for a magazine"
2.publisher - a person engaged in publishing periodicals or books or music
professional, professional person - a person engaged in one of the learned professions
3.publisher - the proprietor of a newspaperpublisher - the proprietor of a newspaper  
owner, proprietor - (law) someone who owns (is legal possessor of) a business; "he is the owner of a chain of restaurants"
press lord - a powerful newspaper proprietor
Translations
دار نشرنَاشِرناشِر
vydavatel
forlæggerbladhus
julkaisija
izdavač
kiadókönyvkiadó
útgefandi
出版業者
발행자
nakladateľvydavateľ
založnik
förläggare
ผู้พิมพ์จำหน่าย
nhà xuất bản

publisher

[ˈpʌblɪʃəʳ] N (= person) → editor(a) m/f; (= firm) → editorial f

publisher

[ˈpʌblɪʃər] n
(= person) → directeur/trice m/f de la publication
(= company) → éditeur m

publisher

n (= person)Verleger(in) m(f); (= firm: also publishers) → Verlag m; who are your publishers?wer ist Ihr Verleger?

publisher

[ˈpʌblɪʃəʳ] n (person) → editore m; (firm) → casa editrice

publish

(ˈpabliʃ) verb
1. to prepare, print and produce for sale (a book etc). His new novel is being published this month.
2. to make known. They published their engagement.
ˈpublisher noun
a person or a company that publishes books, newspapers etc.
ˈpublishing noun
the business of a publisher.

publisher

نَاشِر vydavatel forlægger Verleger εκδότης editor julkaisija éditeur izdavač casa editrice 出版業者 발행자 uitgever utgiver wydawca editora издатель förläggare ผู้พิมพ์จำหน่าย yayınevi nhà xuất bản 出版社
References in classic literature ?
The publisher replied that the sum for which he would print it was a hundred and - however, that was not the important point (I had sixpence): where he stabbed us both was in writing that he considered me a 'clever lady.
Razumihin had, indeed, been dreaming of setting up as a publisher.
So you must get a publisher for it - the sooner the better.
If I can find a publisher for it it will probably be out next summer or fall.
Since his illness he had found it more difficult than ever to work steadily; he made barely enough to keep himself in liquor; and when Upjohn wrote to him that this publisher and the other, though admiring the poems, thought it not worth while to publish them, Cronshaw began to grow interested.
Rather to my surprise (for I was too conceited to be greatly amazed by the circumstance), the publisher picked out a few of the best of my wares, and boldly bought them of me-- of course, at his own price.
When, in Dryden's time, with the great enlargement of the reading public, conditions were about to change, the publisher took the upper hand; authors might sometimes receive gifts from the noblemen to whom they inscribed dedications, but for their main returns they must generally sell their works outright to the publisher and accept his price.
You are mistaken, friend D'Artagnan," said Aramis, always on his guard; "this is from my publisher, who has just sent me the price of that poem in one-syllable verse which I began yonder.
she exclaimed a little helplessly to the remaining guest, a somewhat tired-looking publisher who stood by her side.
Sir Walter was in some degree a partner in the business both of his publisher and his printer.
Then we would speak of this publisher and of that, comparing the generosity of one with the meanness of another; we would argue whether it was better to go to one who gave handsome royalties or to another who "pushed" a book for all it was worth.
Warn the publisher that we can not have this sort of thing: put the editor in prison

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