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au·di·tor

 (ô′dĭ-tər)
n.
1. One that audits accounts.
2. One who audits a course.
3. One who hears; a listener.

[Middle English, from Anglo-Norman auditour, from Latin audītor, listener, from audīre, to hear; see au- in Indo-European roots.]

auditor

(ˈɔːdɪtə)
n
1. (Professions) a person qualified to audit accounts
2. (Accounting & Book-keeping) a person qualified to audit accounts
3. a person who hears or listens
4. (Education) Austral and US and Canadian a registered student who attends a class that is not an official part of his course of study, without actively participating it
[C14: from Old French auditeur, from Latin audītor a hearer]
ˌaudiˈtorial adj

au•di•tor

(ˈɔ dɪ tər)

n.
1. a person authorized to examine accounts and give a report.
2. a student who attends a course to listen but not receive credit.
3. a hearer; listener.
[1300–50; hearer]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.auditor - someone who listens attentivelyauditor - someone who listens attentively  
audience - a gathering of spectators or listeners at a (usually public) performance; "the audience applauded"; "someone in the audience began to cough"
beholder, observer, perceiver, percipient - a person who becomes aware (of things or events) through the senses
eavesdropper - a secret listener to private conversations
2.auditor - a student who attends a course but does not take it for creditauditor - a student who attends a course but does not take it for credit
educatee, pupil, student - a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
3.auditor - a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organizationauditor - a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organization
accountant, comptroller, controller - someone who maintains and audits business accounts
internal auditor - an auditor who is an employee of the company whose records are audited and who provides information to the management and board of directors

auditor

noun inspector, critic, investigator, supervisor, superintendent, censor, examiner, scrutinizer, checker, overseer, scrutineer They were singled out for criticism in the auditor's report.
Translations
مُراجِع الـحِسَاباتمُراقِب حِسابات
auditor
revisor
tilintarkastaja
revizor
könyvszakértõrevizor
endurskoðandiendurskoîandi
会計監査人
감사관
revízor účtov
revisor
ผู้สอบบัญชี
denetçihesap denetmenimurakıp
kiểm toán viên

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtəʳ] N
1. (Comm, Fin) → auditor(a) m/f
auditor's reportinforme m de auditoría
2. (US) (Univ) → oyente mf, estudiante mf libre

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtər] nresponsable mf de l'audit

auditor

n
(Comm) → Rechnungsprüfer(in) m(f), → Buchprüfer(in) m(f)
(US Univ) → Gasthörer(in) m(f)
(= listener)Zuhörer(in) m(f)

auditor

[ˈɔːdɪtəʳ] nrevisore m dei conti

audit

(ˈoːdit) noun
an official examination of financial accounts.
verb
to examine financial accounts officially.
ˈauditor noun
a person who audits accounts.

auditor

مُراجِع الـحِسَابات auditor revisor Wirtschaftsprüfer ορκωτός λογιστής auditor tilintarkastaja auditeur revizor revisore dei conti 会計監査人 감사관 accountant revisor audytor auditor аудитор revisor ผู้สอบบัญชี denetçi kiểm toán viên 审计员
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Her tone, as she uttered the exclamation, had a plaintive and really exquisite melody thrilling through it, yet without subduing a certain something which an obtuse auditor might still have mistaken for asperity.
As the sacred edifice was too much thronged to admit another auditor, she took up her position close beside the scaffold of the pillory.
The man was tall and gaunt, as haggard as his auditor himself; a thin black beard covered half of his face, and one could see only two black hollows where the eyes were.
I was an involuntary spectator and auditor of whatever was done and said in the kitchen of the adjacent village inn--a wholly new and rare experience to me.
I never presumed to speak, except in answer to a question; and then I did it with inward regret, because it was a loss of so much time for improving myself; but I was infinitely delighted with the station of an humble auditor in such conversations, where nothing passed but what was useful, expressed in the fewest and most significant words; where, as I have already said, the greatest decency was observed, without the least degree of ceremony; where no person spoke without being pleased himself, and pleasing his companions; where there was no interruption, tediousness, heat, or difference of sentiments.
And you, my brother," continued the Elder, fixing his angry eyes upon his single auditor, "will you not plant yours there, too, under the shadow of our flag?
A glance at the king after this discreet and subtle exordium, assured Villefort of the benignity of his august auditor, and he went on: --
Indeed, he had once or twice essayed to introduce the Episcopal form of service, on the Sundays that the pulpit was vacant; but Richard was a good deal addicted to carrying things to an excess, and then there was some thing so papal in his air that the greater part of his hearers deserted him on the second Sabbath—on the third his only auditor was Ben Pump, who had all the obstinate and enlightened orthodoxy of a high churchman.
And so saying, she walked hastily out of the room, leaving awkward feelings to more than one, but exciting small compassion in any except Fanny, who had been a quiet auditor of the whole, and who could not think of her as under the agitations of jealousy without great pity.
Yes, my good sir," he went on, relapsing into a scolding tone as he leapt to his feet and started to pace the room, "do you not know this " (he seemed to be addressing some imaginary auditor in the corner) "--do you not know this, that in Russia old women like her are subjected to restraint, the devil take them?
He looked hard into the depths of the box, thinking her father might perhaps be in attendance, but from what he could see the young man's eloquence had no other auditor.
They continued to walk onward, while the elder traveller exhorted his companion to make good speed and persevere in the path, discoursing so aptly that his arguments seemed rather to spring up in the bosom of his auditor than to be suggested by himself.