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Meaning of BANKER

Pronunciation:  'bangkur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the person in charge of the bank in a gambling game
  2. [n]  someone who owns or is an executive in a bank

BANKER is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: bank clerk, cashier, financier, money dealer, money handler, moneyman, Rothschild, teller



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bank"er\, n.[See the nouns {Bank} and the verbs derived
from them.]
1. One who conducts the business of banking; one who,
   individually, or as a member of a company, keeps an
   establishment for the deposit or loan of money, or for
   traffic in money, bills of exchange, etc.

2. A money changer. [Obs.]

3. The dealer, or one who keeps the bank in a gambling house.

4. A vessel employed in the cod fishery on the banks of
   Newfoundland. --Grabb. J. Q. Adams.

5. A ditcher; a drain digger. [Prov. Eng.]

6. The stone bench on which masons cut or square their work.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: bank clerk, bank manager, bank officer, bank president, banking executive, baron, big boss, big businessman, bill broker, business leader, businessman, cambist, captain of industry, cashier, director, discounter, enterpriser, entrepreneur, financier, industrialist, investment banker, king, lender, little businessman, loan officer, loan shark, loaner, magnate, man of commerce, manager, money broker, money changer, money dealer, moneylender, moneymonger, mortgage holder, mortgagee, note broker, pawnbroker, Shylock, teller, top executive, trust officer, tycoon, usurer