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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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Wines- burg was proud of the hands of Wing Biddlebaum in the same spirit in which it was proud of Banker White's new stone house and Wesley Moyer's bay stallion, Tony Tip, that had won the two-fifteen trot at the fall races in Cleveland.
Grandfather said Frances Harling was as good a judge of credits as any banker in the county.
The hand of the banker went vaguely to his chin, and from there fell to his pearl pin, which he hastily covered.
Christie's escort was a good-natured young banker, shrewd enough to avoid demonstrative attentions, and lucky enough to interest her during the ride with his clear and half- humorous reflections on some of the business speculations of the day.
When we saw a stately accumulation, we said, "Here is a banker.
Come back for it, then; I am your banker for forty pounds.
He was a banker, and his object as such was to intercept and appropriate the immense saving which the banking system effects, and so, as far as possible, to leave the rest of the world working just as hard as before banking was introduced.
We praise the banker that we may overdraw our account, and find good qualities in the highwayman in the hope that he may spare our pockets.
The banker said it might do well enough for grocers, but that it would never be of any value to banking; and the grocer said it might do well enough for bankers, but that it would never be of any value to grocers.
Several of the audience, not being much interested in the missionary's narrative, here left the car; but Elder Hitch, continuing his lecture, related how Smith, junior, with his father, two brothers, and a few disciples, founded the church of the "Latter Day Saints," which, adopted not only in America, but in England, Norway and Sweden, and Germany, counts many artisans, as well as men engaged in the liberal professions, among its members; how a colony was established in Ohio, a temple erected there at a cost of two hundred thousand dollars, and a town built at Kirkland; how Smith became an enterprising banker, and received from a simple mummy showman a papyrus scroll written by Abraham and several famous Egyptians.
Why, yes, he is actually insolent over the matter -- has already offered me his patronage, as if he were a grand personage, and proffered me a loan of money, as though he were a banker.
A Billiard-maker, whose skill was immense, Might perhaps have won more than his share-- But a Banker, engaged at enormous expense, Had the whole of their cash in his care.