What does teller mean?

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ˈtɛl ərtell·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Teller, Edward Tellernoun

    United States physicist (born in Hungary) who worked on the first atom bomb and the first hydrogen bomb (1908-2003)

  2. teller, vote counternoun

    an official appointed to count the votes (especially in legislative assembly)

  3. teller, cashier, bank clerknoun

    an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money

  4. narrator, storyteller, tellernoun

    someone who tells a story


  1. tellernoun

    A person who tells stories

  2. tellernoun

    a bank clerk who receives and pays out money

  3. tellernoun

    An automated teller machine

  4. tellernoun

    A person who counts the votes in an election

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Tellernoun

    Etymology: from tell.

    John Cowell.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tellernoun

    one who tells, relates, or communicates; an informer, narrator, or describer

  2. Tellernoun

    one of four officers of the English Exchequer, formerly appointed to receive moneys due to the king and to pay moneys payable by the king

  3. Tellernoun

    an officer of a bank who receives and counts over money paid in, and pays money out on checks

  4. Tellernoun

    one who is appointed to count the votes given in a legislative body, public meeting, assembly, etc


  1. Teller

    Teller is an American magician, illusionist, actor, comedian, writer, and the frequently silent half of the comedy magic duo Penn & Teller, along with Penn Jillette. Teller is an atheist, debunker, skeptic, and a fellow of the Cato Institute. The Cato Institute is featured prominently in the Penn and Teller Showtime TV series Bullshit!. He has legally changed his name to just "Teller".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of teller in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of teller in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of teller in a Sentence

  1. Miles Teller:

    I've been having some conversations with Miles Teller [ Tom Cruise ] about it. We'll see.

  2. Oprah Winfrey:

    She was our conscience. Our seer. Our truth-teller, she was a magician with language, who understood the Power of words. She used them to roil us, to wake us, to educate us and help us grapple with our deepest wounds and try to comprehend them.

  3. Bill Clinton:

    Working on a book about a sitting President -- drawing on what I know about the job, life in the White House, and the way Washington works -- has been a lot of fun, i'm a story-teller, and President Clinton's insight has allowed us to tell a really interesting one. It's a rare combination.

  4. Paul McCowns:

    It was highly embarrassing, highly embarrassing, the person who made that phone call — that manager, that teller — whoever made that phone call, I feel as though Read MoreMcCowns were judging.

  5. Olivia Newton-John:

    I'm not a fortune teller, i don't think anyone could have imagined a movie would go on almost 40 years and would still be popular and people would still be talking to me about it all the time and loving it. It's just one of those movies. I'm very lucky to have been a part of it. It's given so many people pleasure.

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  • vypravěčCzech
  • Bankangestellte, Kassierer, Wahlhelfer, Wahlhelferin, Erzählerin, Bankangestellter, ErzählerGerman
  • ταμίας, ψηφολέκτης, ψηφολέκτριαGreek
  • pankkivirkailija, tarinankertoja, ääntenlaskijaFinnish
  • diseuse, conteur, conteuse, raconteur, raconteuse, diseur, caissière, caissierFrench
  • գանձապահArmenian
  • מגדתHebrew
  • 出納係Japanese
  • diribitorLatin
  • bankbediendeDutch
  • fortellerNorwegian
  • kasjerka, kasjerPolish
  • caixaPortuguese
  • счётчица, кассирша, счётчик, рассказчица, кассир, рассказчикRussian
  • 出納員Chinese

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