clerk


clerk

noun

Definition of CLERK

1
an official whose job is to keep records <you'll need to get a copy of your birth certificate from the office of the town clerk>
2
a person employed to sell goods or services especially in a store <the clerk suggested a different brand>
3
a person specially trained and authorized to conduct religious services in a Christian church <the clerks in the rural parishes were for the most part sons of merchants>
Near Antonyms lay reader, lector

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