What does auditor mean?

Definitions for auditorˈɔ dɪ tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word auditor.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hearer, listener, auditor, attender(noun)

    someone who listens attentively

  2. auditor(noun)

    a student who attends a course but does not take it for credit

  3. auditor(noun)

    a qualified accountant who inspects the accounting records and practices of a business or other organization


  1. auditor(Noun)

    One who audits bookkeeping accounts.

  2. auditor(Noun)

    In many jurisdictions, an elected or appointed public official in charge of the public accounts; a comptroller.

  3. auditor(Noun)

    One who audits an academic course; who attends the lectures but does not earn academic credit.

  4. auditor(Noun)

    One trained to perform spiritual guidance procedures.

  5. Origin: From auditor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Auditor(adj)

    a hearer or listener

  2. Auditor(adj)

    a person appointed and authorized to audit or examine an account or accounts, compare the charges with the vouchers, examine the parties and witnesses, allow or reject charges, and state the balance

  3. Auditor(adj)

    one who hears judicially, as in an audience court

  4. Origin: [L. auditor, fr. audire. See Audible, a.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'auditor' in Nouns Frequency: #2042


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of auditor in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of auditor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Shin Ushijima:

    As an auditor it is saying this is a misstatement, though not a material one. That's the end of it.

  2. Nobuo Gohara:

    The Toshiba case revolves around the accounting of normal, everyday business activities. That means understanding what the auditor did is critical.

  3. Spokesman Spence Jackson:

    It is with great sadness that I confirm the passing of Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich today, please keep in mind his wife Kathy and two children.

  4. John Watson:

    Mr. Jackson was a respected spokesman for the auditor's office and long-time servant in state government, the work of the Missouri auditor's office will continue in this difficult time, but no doubt it will be with heavy heart.

  5. Paul George:

    My personal view is that a change in auditor presents an opportunity for improvements in audit quality, we might be able to provide more confidence to the market that actually these audits have been, by and large, conducted to a higher standard following the change.

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