What does Stoker mean?

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ˈstoʊ kərStok·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Stoker, Bram Stoker, Abraham Stokernoun

    Irish writer of the horror novel about Dracula (1847-1912)

  2. stoker, firemannoun

    a laborer who tends fires (as on a coal-fired train or steamship)

  3. stokernoun

    a mechanical device for stoking a furnace

Wiktionary

  1. stokernoun

    A person who stokes, especially one on a steamship who stokes coal in the boilers

    Etymology: From stoker, from stoken, ultimately equivalent to . More at stoke.

  2. stokernoun

    A device for stoking a fire; a poker

    Etymology: From stoker, from stoken, ultimately equivalent to . More at stoke.

  3. stokernoun

    A device that feeds coal into a furnace etc automatically

    Etymology: From stoker, from stoken, ultimately equivalent to . More at stoke.

  4. stokernoun

    A person who pedals on the back of a tandem bicycle

    Etymology: From stoker, from stoken, ultimately equivalent to . More at stoke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stokerverb

    one who is employed to tend a furnace and supply it with fuel, especially the furnace of a locomotive or of a marine steam boiler; also, a machine for feeding fuel to a fire

    Etymology: [D. See Stoke, v. t.]

  2. Stokerverb

    a fire poker

    Etymology: [D. See Stoke, v. t.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. stoker

    The man who attends to feed and trim the fires for the boilers in a steam-vessel.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stoker in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Stoker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Stoker in a Sentence

  1. Fiona Cross:

    These two spider species are highly specialised mosquito assassins, like Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula’ or Arnold Schwarzenegger in the James Cameron movie ‘The Terminator’, these little specialist predators ignore any other insects that get in the way as they pursue their target victims – mosquitoes.

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