Definition of 'operator'
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Trouble is, the launch operator couldn't remember the name of the street. HIGH STAND (1994)The operator inside the Soviet Embassy in Helsinki reported a call for him. COVER STORY (1994)A more experienced operator would have made his first soundings lower down. PASSION IN THE PEAK (1994)
A canny operator who staged a masterful performance of his death, with Amaru's help. INCA GOLD (1994)
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Translations for 'operator'
British English: operator /ˈɒpəˌreɪtə/ NOUN
An operator is a person who works at a telephone exchange or on the switchboard of an office or hotel.
He dialled the operator.
- American English: operator
- Arabic: عامل
- Brazilian Portuguese: operador
- Chinese: 操作员
- Croatian: operater
- Czech: operátor
- Danish: operatør
- Dutch: operator
- European Spanish: operador
- Finnish: keskus puhelin
- French: opérateur
- German: Bediener
- Greek: χειριστής
- Italian: operatore
- Japanese: オペレーター
- Korean: 운전자
- Norwegian: operatør
- Polish: operator
- European Portuguese: operador
- Romanian: telefonist
- Russian: оператор
- Spanish: operador
- Swedish: telefonist
- Thai: พนักงานต่อโทรศัพท์
- Turkish: operatör
- Ukrainian: оператор
- Vietnamese: người điều khiển
Definition of operator from the Collins English Dictionary
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