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receptionist

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noun re·cep·tion·ist \-sh(ə-)nist\

Simple Definition of receptionist

  • : a person whose job is to deal with the people who call or enter an office, hotel, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of receptionist

  1. :  a person employed to greet telephone callers, visitors, patients, or clients

1901

First Known Use of receptionist

1901


RECEPTIONIST Defined for Kids

receptionist

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noun re·cep·tion·ist \ri-ˈsep-shə-nist\

Definition of receptionist for Students

  1. :  an office employee who deals with callers or visitors





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