Definition of pawner in US English:

pawner

noun

  • A person who deposits something with another (usually a pawnbroker) as a pledge or security for a loan.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. From pawn + -er.

Pronunciation

pawner

/ˈpɔːnə/