from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who tells: a teller of tall tales.
- n. A bank employee who receives and pays out money.
- n. An automated teller machine.
- n. A person appointed to count votes in a legislative assembly.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who tells stories
- n. a bank clerk who receives and pays out money
- n. An automated teller machine
- n. A person who counts the votes in an election
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who tells, relates, or communicates; an informer, narrator, or describer.
- n. One of four officers of the English Exchequer, formerly appointed to receive moneys due to the king and to pay moneys payable by the king.
- n. An employee of a bank who receives money paid in, and pays money out, and makes records of such transactions.
- n. One who is appointed to count the votes given in a legislative body, public meeting, assembly, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of the successive strokes on a church bell rung to tell the sex and age of a person who has just died.
- n. One who counts or enumerates.
- n. A functionary in a banking establishment whose business it is to receive or to pay money over the counter: as, a receiving teller; a paying teller.
- n. One who tells, recounts, narrates, relates, or communicates something to others: as, a story-teller.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. United States physicist (born in Hungary) who worked on the first atom bomb and the first hydrogen bomb (1908-2003)
- n. an official appointed to count the votes (especially in legislative assembly)
- n. someone who tells a story
- n. an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money
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