Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of surveyor.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Besides these people there were certain surveyors, architects, military topographers and at least one gifted clergyman.

    Two Views of Canadian Art

  • Having made his name keeping surveyors alive, he began to ride with the new ranging companies, who were often the same people who went out to guard surveying teams.

    EMPIRE OF THE SUMMER MOON

  • I come from a long line of mine and land surveyors, which is where I get my somewhat skeptical view of precious metals and related infrastructure.

    Scripting News for 9/17/07 « Scripting News Annex

  • There had latterly been created in the service a new body of officers called surveyors 'clerks.

    Autobiography of Anthony Trollope

  • However, they said that in the short term the surveyors 'valuations could help bring stability to property prices.

    undefined

  • The letters were on the desk with David's watch, but there still remained a calf-bound notebook, such as surveyors use in field work.

    The Rim of the Desert

  • To augment the number of persons employed in the administration of the state, he devised several new offices; such as surveyors of the public buildings, of the roads, the aqueducts, and the bed of the Tiber; for the distribution of corn to the people; the praefecture of the city;

    The Lives of the Twelve Caesars, Volume 02: Augustus

  • There had latterly been created in the service a new body of officers called surveyors’ clerks.

    An Autobiography

  • Are customers overcharged because of agents 'links with associated services, such as surveyors?

    BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

  • ... or perhaps it will provide jobs for all those unemployed / able HIPS 'surveyors'.

    Guy Fawkes' blog

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.