bookkeeper

noun book·keep·er \ ˈbu̇k-ˌkē-pər \
Updated on: 16 Dec 2017

Definition of bookkeeper

: a person who records the accounts or transactions of a business

bookkeeping

play \-piŋ\ noun

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First Known Use of bookkeeper

1555


BOOKKEEPER Defined for English Language Learners

bookkeeper

noun

Definition of bookkeeper for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to keep the financial records for a business


BOOKKEEPER Defined for Kids

bookkeeper

noun book·keep·er \ ˈbu̇k-ˌkē-pər \

Definition of bookkeeper for Students

: a person who keeps financial records for a business


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