What does the word client mean?

Usage examples for client

  1. But am I your client? – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  2. The document was brought in, and Mr Roberts at once handed it over to his client with the remark- There, my dear sir, just run your eye over that; if the Aurora won't suit you, nothing will. – The Voyage of the Aurora by Harry Collingwood
  3. Mr. Levi opened his office door for his handsome client. – Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu