What does BANKER mean?

BANKER meaning in General Dictionary

a person who conducts the business of financial one who individually or as an associate of an organization keeps an institution for the deposit or loan of money or even for traffic in money expenses of exchange etc

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  • a financier which owns or is an executive in a bank
  • anyone in control of the bank in a gambling game
  • person who conducts the business enterprise of financial; person who, individually, or as an associate of a business, keeps an organization for the deposit or loan of cash, or even for traffic in money, bills of trade, etc.
  • A money changer.
  • The dealer, or person who keeps the financial institution in a gambling house.
  • A vessel utilized in the cod fishery regarding banks of Newfoundland.
  • A ditcher; a drain digger.
  • The stone workbench on which masons slashed or square their work.

BANKER meaning in Law Dictionary

private person who keeps a bank; a person who is engaged in the business enterprise of financial. People v. Doty, 80 N. Y. 228; Auten v. Bank, 174 U. S. 125, 19 Sup. Ct. 628, 43 L. Ed. 920; Richmond v. Blake, 132 U. S. 592, 10 Sup. Ct. 204, 33 L. Ed. 481; Meadowcroft v. men and women, 163 111. 56, 45 N. E 303, 35 L R. A. 176, 54 Am. St Rep. 447.


BANKER meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"keeper of a bank," 1530s, broker noun formed from bank (n.1), perhaps modeled on French banquier (16c.).


BANKER - German to English

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BANKER meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) One that conducts the business enterprise of banking; person who, individually, or as a member of a company, keeps an establishment the deposit or loan of money, or even for traffic in money, bills of exchange, etc.

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  • (letter.) A money changer.
  • (letter.) The dealer, or one that keeps the lender in a gambling residence.
  • (letter.) A vessel employed in the cod fishery on finance companies of Newfoundland.
  • (n.) A ditcher; a drain digger.
  • (n.) The rock workbench on which masons cut or square their particular work.

Sentence Examples with the word BANKER

On his return to Paris he had become acquainted with Etienne Claviere, the Genevese exile, and a banker named Panchaud.

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