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Meaning of CALLER

Pronunciation:  'kalur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a social or business visitor; "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"
  2. [n]  the person initiating a telephone call; "there were so many callers that he finally disconnected the telephone"
  3. [n]  the person who convenes a meeting; "who is the caller of this meeting?"
  4. [n]  someone who proclaims or summons in a loud voice; "the callers were mothers summoning their children home for dinner"
  5. [n]  a person who announces the changes of steps during a dance; "you need a fiddler and a caller for country dancing"
  6. [n]  the bettor in a card game who matches the bet and calls for a show of hands
  7. [n]  an investor who buys a call option
  8. [adj]  (Scottish) fresh; "caller fish"
  9. [adj]  providing coolness; "a cooling breeze"; "`caller' is a Scottish term as in `a caller breeze'"

CALLER is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: caller-out, caller-up, company, cool, cooling, fresh, phoner, telephoner
 See Also: announcer, better, bettor, convener, investor, leader, punter, speaker, talker, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer, visitant, visitor, wagerer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Call"er\, n.
    One who calls.
  2. \Cal"ler\, a. [Scot.]
    1. Cool; refreshing; fresh; as, a caller day; the caller air.
    2. Fresh; in good condition; as, caller berrings.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: bellboy, bellhop, bellman, callboy, calling party, company, copyboy, errand boy, freeloader, frequenter, gate-crasher, guest, habitue, moocher, office boy, party, phoner, telephoner, uninvited guest, visitant, visitor