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communicator

Definition:

a person who communicates with others

Class:

person noun (people)

Related to:

communicate

Plural:

communicators

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

from Latin commūnicāre to share, from commūniscommon
(Source: Collins Dictionary)  [more]

Definition references

Collins Dictionary:

communicator | communicate | connect [synonym, sense-specific] | infect [synonym, sense-specific]

a person who communicates information, ideas or feelings | to impart (knowledge) or exchange (thoughts, feelings, or ideas) by speech, writing, ... (20 of 562 words, 7 definitions, 11 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/communicator

Oxford Dictionary:

communicate | communicating | communicator [derived] | communicatory [derived]

share or exchange information, news, or ideas | impart or pass on (information, news, or ideas) | convey or transmit (an emotion or feeling) in a ... (24 of 235 words, 9 definitions, 10 usage examples, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/communicate

Wikipedia:

Communicator [disambiguation]

may refer to: In computer science: Acorn Communicator, a business computer developed by Acorn Computers in 1985 | Beonex Communicator, a separate branch of the Mozilla Application Suite | Netscape Communicator, a suite of Internet applications | Nokia ... (35 of 171 words, 11 definitions)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Communicator

New World Dictionary:

communicate | communicated [past tense] | communicating [present participle] | communicator [noun, related]

to pass along; impart; transmit (as heat, motion, or a disease) | to make known; give (information, signals, or messages) | to receive Holy Communion ... (23 of 85 words, 5 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/communicate

Macmillan British Dictionary:

communicator [countable]

someone who expresses thoughts, feelings, or information to another person, for example by speaking or writing (16 of 42 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/communicator

Random House Dictionary:

communicator

a person who communicates, especially one skilled at conveying information, ideas, or policy to the public. | a person in the business of ... (22 of 35 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/communicator

American Heritage Dictionary:

communicator

One that communicates | An electronic device enabling individuals with physical disabilities to communicate through LED displays, printed or ... (18 of 32 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/communicator

Cambridge Dictionary:

communicator

someone who is able to tell people about their ideas and emotions in a way that other people understand (19 of 32 words, 1 usage example, pronunciations)

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/communicator

Wiktionary:

communicator | communicators [plural]

Someone who, or something that communicates | Any of several electronic devices that allow people with various disabilities to communicate via displays or artificial speech (24 of 25 words, 2 definitions, 1 usage example)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/communicator

Britannica Encyclopedia:

soul [religion and philosophy]

in religion and philosophy, the immaterial aspect or essence of a human being, that which confers individuality and humanity, often considered to be ... (23 of 854 words)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/555149​/soul

Merriam-Webster:

someone | somebody [synonym]

some person; "somebody" (3 of 69 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/someone

Columbia Encyclopedia:

soul

the vital, immaterial, life principle, generally conceived as existing within humans and sometimes within all living things, inanimate objects, and ... (20 of 51 words)

www​.infoplease​.com​/ce​6​/society​/A​0846001​.html

Encarta Dictionary:

somebody | somebodies [plural] | someone

an unspecified or unidentified person | an important or well-known person (10 of 43 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861710303​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Collins Dictionary:

communicator | communicate

First use: 16th century

Origin: from Latin commūnicāre to share, from commūniscommon

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/communicator

Online Etymology:

communicator

First use: 1660s

Origin: Latin communicator, agent noun from communicare.

www​.etymonline​.com​/index​.php term=communicator

Wiktionary:

communicator | communicators [plural]

Origin: to communicate + -or

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/communicator

communicate | communicated [past tense] | communicating [present participle] | communicates [3rd-person singular present]

Origin: Latin commūnicātus, perfect passive participle of commūnicō ("share, impart; make common"), from commūnis ("common").

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/communicate

Audio references

Macmillan British Dictionary:

communicator [countable]

Audio: British English pronunciation of "communicator"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/communicator

Macmillan American Dictionary:

communicator [countable]

Audio: North American pronunciation of "communicator"

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/american​/communicator

Cambridge Dictionary:

communicator

Audio 1: British English pronunuciation of "communicator"

Audio 2: North American English pronunuciation of "communicator"

dictionary​.cambridge​.org​/dictionary​/british​/communicator

the Free Dictionary:

communicator

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "communicator"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "communicator"

Audio 3: North American English pronunciation of "communicator" by speech synthesizer

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/communicator

Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

communicator

Audio: North American pronunciation of "communicator"

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/audio​.php file=commun​16 word=communicator

YourDictionary Audio:

communicator

Audio: North American English pronunciation of "communicator" by speech synthesizer

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/communicator

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