Definition of acquirer

Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • acquirer is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 19 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • acquirer is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 21 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of acquirer

  • a credit card processing bank; merchants receive credit for credit card receipts less a processing fee (noun)


    1. merchant bank

  • a corporation gaining financial control over another corporation or financial institution through a payment in cash or an exchange of stock (noun)

  • a person who acquires something (usually permanently) (noun)

  • the financial institution that dispenses cash in automated teller machines and collects a fee from the bank that issued the credit card (noun)

See definition of acquirer in Merriam Webster