receptionist


re·cep·tion·ist

noun \-sh(ə-)nist\

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

Full Definition of RECEPTIONIST

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

First Known Use of RECEPTIONIST

1901

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