Origin and Etymology of caller
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Examples of caller in a Sentence
The police have received information from an anonymous caller.
She's had several callers at her house in the past few days.
Recent Examples of caller from the Web
Carlos Mendez email@example.com Hill enters his third season working with quarterbacks coach Sonny Cumbie, now the play-caller for the Horned Frogs.
According to Lansing police, Mason's contact with Brunson started after a caller told a police dispatcher at about 3:45 p.m. June 24 that about 30 juveniles were fighting near the officer's home.
Alabama lost not one but two offensive coordinators from last season as three-year play-caller Lane Kiffin became the Florida Atlantic head coach and playoff temp Steve Sarkisian was snapped up as OC by Super Bowl runner-up Atlanta.
He was warned not to provide personal information to the caller.
Rimann arranged a meeting with the caller on the morning of his slaying but the business associate went in Rimann’s place, looking for a man in a gray plaid suit.
Callers told the CHP that four to five homes were threatened by the flames.
Officials found the body after a caller reported possibly seeing human remains on the small piece of land west of Willow Lane around 7 p.m. on Monday.
The caller was General Robert Neller, the commandant of the Marine Corps.
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First Known Use of caller
CALLER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of caller for English Language Learners
: a person who makes a telephone call
: a person who comes to visit someone
CALLER Defined for Kids
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