What does caller mean?

Definitions for callerˈkɔ lər

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. caller, company(noun)

    a social or business visitor

    "the room was a mess because he hadn't expected company"

  2. caller(noun)

    an investor who buys a call option

  3. caller(noun)

    the bettor in a card game who matches the bet and calls for a show of hands

  4. caller, caller-out(noun)

    a person who announces the changes of steps during a dance

    "you need a fiddler and a caller for country dancing"

  5. caller(noun)

    someone who proclaims or summons in a loud voice

    "the callers were mothers summoning their children home for dinner"

  6. caller(noun)

    the person who convenes a meeting

    "who is the caller of this meeting?"

  7. caller, caller-up, phoner, telephoner(adj)

    the person initiating a telephone call

    "there were so many callers that he finally disconnected the telephone"

  8. caller(adj)

    providing coolness

    "a cooling breeze"; "`caller' is a Scottish term as in `a caller breeze'"

  9. caller(adj)


    "caller fish"


  1. caller(Noun)

    The person who made a telephone call.

  2. caller(Noun)

    A visitor.

  3. caller(Noun)

    The person who stands at the front of the hall and announces the numbers.

  4. caller(Noun)

    The function that calls another (the callee).

  5. caller(Noun)

    A whistle or similar item used to call foxes.

  6. Origin: Agent noun of call.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caller(noun)

    one who calls

  2. Caller(adj)

    cool; refreshing; fresh; as, a caller day; the caller air

  3. Caller(adj)

    fresh; in good condition; as, caller berrings


  1. Caller

    A caller is a person who prompts dance figures in such dances as line dance, square dance, and contra dance. The caller might be one of the participating dancers, though in modern country dance this is rare. In round dance a person who performs this function is called a cuer. Their role is fundamentally the same as a caller, in that they tell dancers what to do in a given dance, though they differ on several smaller points.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Caller

    kal′ėr, adj. fresh: (Scot.) cool. [Prob. the same as Calver.]

Anagrams for caller »

  1. recall

  2. cellar


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caller in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caller in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kjiva:

    Went from shot caller with gamble my soul to devil...

  2. Metro Transit Police Communications:

    In each instance, the caller conveyed specific threat information concerning destructive devices and intended acts of violence.

  3. Buncombe County Sheriff Van Duncan:

    They (caller) identified that someone had come out and very suspiciously had left things in a Dumpster, we responded and were able to locate items that we knew belonged to Cristie Schoen Codd.

  4. Superior Court Justice Susan Garsh:

    This court is simply ruling on whether to permit an examination under oath of the caller so that the parties can assess her credibility and decide whether to request that further action be taken by the court.

  5. Allyson Seel-Sorenson:

    The Bangor PD showed up last night at 9:30 because a caller from Arkansas was worried about us because our home address is out there now, so out these poor two copshad to come in the rain to check on us. This is 9:30 at night.

Images & Illustrations of caller

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