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Meaning of TELLER

Pronunciation:  'telur, 'telur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  someone who tells a story
  2. [n]  an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money
  3. [n]  an official appointed to count the votes (especially in legislative assembly)
  4. [n]  United States physicist (born in Hungary) who worked on the first atom bombs and the first hydrogen bomb (born in 1908)
 

TELLER is a 6 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: bank clerk, cashier, Edward Teller, narrator, storyteller, vote counter
 
 See Also: anecdotist, banker, canvasser, fabulist, functionary, griot, nuclear physicist, official, raconteur, speaker, talker, utterer, verbaliser, verbalizer

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tell"er\, n.
1. One who tells, relates, or communicates; an informer,
   narrator, or describer.

2. One of four officers of the English Exchequer, formerly
   appointed to receive moneys due to the king and to pay
   moneys payable by the king. --Cowell.

3. An officer of a bank who receives and counts over money
   paid in, and pays money out on checks.

4. One who is appointed to count the votes given in a
   legislative body, public meeting, assembly, etc.

 

 

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