What does teller mean?

Definitions for teller
ˈtɛl ərteller

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Teller, Edward Teller(noun)

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

  2. teller, vote counter(noun)

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

  3. teller, cashier, bank clerk(noun)

    an employee of a bank who receives and pays out money

  4. narrator, storyteller, teller(noun)

    someone who tells a story


  1. teller(Noun)

    A person who tells stories

  2. teller(Noun)

    a bank clerk who receives and pays out money

  3. teller(Noun)

    An automated teller machine

  4. teller(Noun)

    A person who counts the votes in an election

Webster Dictionary

  1. Teller(noun)

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

  2. Teller(noun)

    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. Teller(noun)

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

  4. Teller(noun)

    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. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Graham Greene:

    It is the story-teller's task to elicit sympathy and a measure of understanding for those who lie outside the boundaries of State approval.

  4. Krystal Kenney:

    I learned that Patrick Frazee had committed a homicide on approximately Nov. 22, 2018 in Teller County. I knew that law enforcement would be investigating that crime. I moved the victim's cell phone with the intent to impair the phone's availability in the investigation.

  5. Aleejah Haider:

    behind every known hero there is an unknown hero who is called a teacher” -Quotes Teller( Aleejah Haider)

Images & Illustrations of teller

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  • vypravěčCzech
  • Bankangestellte, Wahlhelfer, Erzähler, Bankangestellter, Erzählerin, Wahlhelferin, KassiererGerman
  • ταμίας, ψηφολέκτης, ψηφολέκτριαGreek
  • pankkivirkailija, ääntenlaskija, tarinankertojaFinnish
  • raconteur, raconteuse, diseur, diseuse, caissier, caissière, conteuse, conteurFrench
  • գանձապահArmenian
  • מגדתHebrew
  • 出納係Japanese
  • diribitorLatin
  • bankbediendeDutch
  • fortellerNorwegian
  • kasjer, kasjerkaPolish
  • caixaPortuguese
  • кассир, кассирша, рассказчик, рассказчица, счётчик, счётчицаRussian
  • 出納員Chinese

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    the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury
    • A. snap
    • B. pluck
    • C. anil
    • D. encumbrance

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