client (Noun)


a person or organization using the services of a lawyer or other professional person or company

insurance tailor-made to a client's specific requirements

Subsenses (1)

a person being dealt with by social or medical services

a client referred for counselling


(use in Computing) (in a network) a desktop computer or workstation that is capable of obtaining information and applications from a server

workstation clients are going to be easy to install

Subsenses (1)

a program that is capable of obtaining a service provided by another program

friendly client programs like this enable you to perform complicated actions in just a mouse press or two


(use in Roman History) (in ancient Rome) a plebeian under the protection of a patrician.

Subsenses (1)

a dependant; a hanger-on.