switchboard operator


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Noun1.switchboard operator - someone who helps callers get the person they are callingswitchboard operator - someone who helps callers get the person they are calling
manipulator, operator - an agent that operates some apparatus or machine; "the operator of the switchboard"
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switchboard operator

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The switchboard operator was defending driver Waqaas Mohammad, 30, in their office when the lout "cracked his head open".
She worked as a teacher's aide in the Pleasant Hill School District and as a telephone switchboard operator.
Jonathan Slawinski, mitigating, said: "He's ironically a switchboard operator for Slawit and Golcar Cars and was hoping in due course to go forward and train to be a taxi driver.
The call was received by the switchboard operator at 9:56 a.
Claire (Daisy Badger) and Spencer (Mike Noble) marry in secret, Pat (Claire Rushbrook) is in danger, and switchboard operator Jenny (Jodie Hamblet) overhears a conversation which suggests well-to-do Joyce (Francesca Annis) is a Nazi sympathiser.
Claire (Daisy Badger) and Spencer (Mike Noble) marry in secret but may not be able to hide their commitment for long, Frances (Samantha Bond) learns a secret about her husband Peter (Anthony Calf), and switchboard operator Jenny (Jodie Hamblet) overhears a conversation which suggests that well-to-do Joyce Cameron (Francesca Annis) is
It's also the nickname of a switchboard operator who is found strangled.
Peter/Marion High School and worked as a switchboard operator at EMC and as a manicurist.
PC Rowlands was left critically injured and spent months in hospital, but despite his disability he returned to work as a police switchboard operator.
From them, the public learned that the FBI had employed letter carriers and a switchboard operator at Swarthmore College to spy on local activists.
It led straight to the office of Master Ashley, who had been working as a temporary switchboard operator in Chapel Street.
The switchboard operator appeared uncertain as to how to deal with my request, and promised to call back.