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Noun bearer has 4 senses
  1. carrier, bearer, toter - someone whose employment involves carrying something; "the bonds were transmitted by carrier"
    --1 is a kind of traveler, traveller
    Derived form: verb bear4
  2. bearer - a messenger who bears or presents; "a bearer of good tidings"
    --2 is a kind of
    messenger, courier
    Derived form: verb bear4
  3. pallbearer, bearer - one of the mourners carrying the coffin at a funeral
    --3 is a kind of mourner, griever, sorrower, lamenter
    Derived form: verb bear4
  4. holder, bearer - the person who is in possession of a check or note or bond or document of title that is endorsed to him or to whoever holds it; "the bond was marked `payable to bearer'"
    --4 is a kind of capitalist
    --4 has particulars:
     ticket holder; collector, gatherer, accumulator; tenant
    Derived form: verb bear11
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