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bank·er 1

 (băng′kər)
n.
1. One serving as an officer or owner of a bank.
2. Games The player in charge of the bank in some gambling games.

bank′er·ly adj.

bank·er 2

 (băng′kər)
n.
One engaged in cod fishing off Newfoundland.

bank·er 3

 (băng′kər)
n.
A workbench used by a mason or sculptor.

[From bank, bench (obsolete).]

banker

(ˈbæŋkə)
n
1. (Banking & Finance) a person who owns or is an executive in a bank
2. (Card Games) an official or player in charge of the bank in any of various games, esp gambling games
3. (Gambling, except Cards) a result that has been forecast identically in a series of entries on a football pool coupon
4. a person or thing that appears certain to win or be successful

banker

(ˈbæŋkə)
n
1. (Nautical Terms) a fishing vessel of Newfoundland
2. (Nautical Terms) a fisherman in such a vessel
3. (Physical Geography) informal Austral and NZ a stream almost overflowing its banks (esp in the phrase run a banker)
4. (Railways) Also called: bank engine Brit a locomotive that is used to help a heavy train up a steep gradient

banker

(ˈbæŋkə)
n
1. (Crafts) a craftsman's workbench
2. (Building) a timber board used as a base for mixing building materials

bank•er

(ˈbæŋ kər)

n.
1. a person employed by a bank, esp. as an executive or other official.
2. the keeper or holder of the bank in a game.
[1525–35; < Middle French banquier; see bank2, -er2]

banker

A sculptor’s workbench.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.banker - a financier who owns or is an executive in a bankbanker - a financier who owns or is an executive in a bank
financier, moneyman - a person skilled in large scale financial transactions
bank clerk, cashier, teller - an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money
2.banker - the person in charge of the bank in a gambling game
money dealer, money handler - a person who receives or invests or pays out money
Translations
المَصْرَفي: صاحِب البَنْكمُوَظَّف بَنْك
bankéř
bankier
pankur
pankkiiri
bankar
bankár
bankastjóri
銀行家
은행가
bankár
bankir
bankir
นายธนาคาร
giám đốc ngân hàng

banker

[ˈbæŋkəʳ]
A. N
1. (Fin) → banquero/a m/f
to be banker (in game) → tener la banca
2. (Betting) → apuesta f fija
B. CPD banker's card Ntarjeta f bancaria
banker's draft Nefecto m bancario
banker's order N (Brit) → orden f bancaria
banker's reference Nreferencia f bancaria

banker

[ˈbæŋkər] nbanquier/ière m/f investment banker, merchant banker, banker's card, banker's draft, banker's orderbanker's card n (British)carte f d'identité bancairebanker's draft ntraite f bancairebanker's order n (British)ordre m de virementbank holiday
njour m férié
modif
bank holiday Monday → lundi m férié
bank holiday weekend → long week-end m (prolongé par un jour férié)
bank holiday traffic → les encombrements dûs au long week-end

banker

n (Fin) → Bankier m, → Bankfachmann m/-fachfrau f, → Banker(in) m(f) (inf); (gambling) → Bankhalter(in) m(f)

banker

[ˈbæŋkəʳ] nbanchiere m

bank2

(bӕŋk) noun
1. a place where money is lent or exchanged, or put for safety and/or to acquire interest. He has plenty of money in the bank; I must go to the bank today.
2. a place for storing other valuable material. A blood bank.
verb
to put into a bank. He banks his wages every week.
ˈbanker noun
a person who owns or manages a bank.
bank book
a book recording money deposited in, or withdrawn from, a bank.
banker's card (also cheque card)
a card issued by a bank guaranteeing payment of the holder's cheques.
bank holiday
a day on which banks are closed (and which is often also a public holiday).
ˈbank-note noun
a piece of paper issued by a bank, used as money.
bank on
to rely on. Don't bank on me – I'll probably be late.

banker

مُوَظَّف بَنْك bankéř bankier Bankier τραπεζίτης banquero pankkiiri banquier bankar banchiere 銀行家 은행가 bankier bankier bankier banqueiro банкир bankir นายธนาคาร bankacı giám đốc ngân hàng 银行家
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The phoenix was to let, on this elevated perch, when Mr Dorrit, who had lately succeeded to his property, mentioned to his bankers that he wished to discover a lady, well-bred, accomplished, well connected, well accustomed to good society, who was qualified at once to complete the education of his daughters, and to be their matron or chaperon.
The bankers will give you back your Confession--just as they have received it from me--on receipt of an order in my handwriting.