Definitions for auditorˈɔ dɪ tər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word auditor

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

au•di•torˈɔ dɪ tər(n.)

  1. a person authorized to examine accounts and give a report.

    Category: Business

  2. a student who attends a course to listen but not receive credit.

    Category: Education

  3. a hearer; listener.

Origin of auditor:

1300–50; hearer

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

Wiktionary

  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

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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


Translations for auditor

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

auditor(noun)

a person who audits accounts.

Get even more translations for auditor »

Translation

Find a translation for the auditor definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these auditor definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"auditor." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/auditor>.

Are we missing a good definition for auditor?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for auditor: