1. Someone who fits a lining to something.
    a liner of shoes
  2. A removable cover or lining
    I threw out the trash can liner.
  3. The pamphlet which is contained inside an album of music or movie
    Does it have the lyrics in the liner notes?
  4. A lining within the cylinder of a steam engine, in which the piston works and between which and the outer shell of the cylinder a space is left to form a steam jacket.
  5. A slab on which small pieces of marble, tile, etc., are fastened for grinding.

Noun (etymology 2)

  1. A large passenger-carrying ship, especially one on a regular route; an ocean liner.
  2. A ship of the line.
  3. A line drive.
    The liner glanced off the pitcher's foot.
  4. A basic salesperson.
  5. Something with a specified number of lines.

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