One who strings; one who makes or provides strings, especially for bows.
- One that strings: a stringer of beads.
- Architecture A long heavy horizontal timber used as a support or connector.
- Architecture A stringboard.
- A horizontal timber used to support upright posts.
- Sports A member of a specified string or squad on a team. Often used in combination: a first-stringer; a second-stringer.
- A part-time or freelance correspondent for the news media.