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A gang almost demolished a building yesterday in their efforts to steal a cash dispenser. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But she is not quite herself near a cash dispenser anyway -- so many anxieties about lack of funds. Thomas Blaikie Blaikie's Guide to Modern Manners (2005)First stop: the cash dispenser. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But are we talking about the real thing, or a little dalliance at the drinks dispenser and a flirtation at the photocopier? Times, Sunday Times (2006)Suddenly my mind flashed back to a few recent incidents when I had found the soap dispenser open and lying on its side on the sink. Christianity Today (2000)

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Translations for 'dispenser'

British English: dispenser /dɪˈspɛnsə/ NOUN
A dispenser is a machine or container from which you can get things.
...cash dispensers.
  • American English: dispenser
  • Arabic: مُوَزِّعٌ آليّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: dispensador
  • Chinese: 自动售货机
  • Croatian: dozator
  • Czech: automat prodejní
  • Danish: beholder
  • Dutch: automaat
  • European Spanish: dispensador
  • Finnish: apteekkari
  • French: distributeur
  • German: Spender
  • Greek: αυτόματος πωλητής
  • Italian: erogatore
  • Japanese: 調剤師
  • Korean: 디스펜서
  • Norwegian: beholder
  • Polish: dozownik
  • European Portuguese: máquina distribuidora
  • Romanian: distribuitor
  • Russian: торговый автомат
  • Latin American Spanish: máquina expendedora
  • Swedish: dispenser
  • Thai: เครื่องจ่าย
  • Turkish: dağıtıcı
  • Ukrainian: роздавальний апарат
  • Vietnamese: thiết bị phân phát


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