com·​mu·​ni·​cat·​or | \ kə-ˈmyü-nə-ˌkā-tər How to pronounce communicator (audio) \

Definition of communicator

: one that communicates something Nor was Stroheim alone during the twenties in exploring the possibilities of the camera as communicator rather than manipulator.— James Monaco especially : a person who conveys information or knowledge to others A true leader needs to be a good communicator. Bluetooth is named for a 10th-century Danish king, Harald Bluetooth, a great communicator who united warring factions. — Jessie Milligan She tells me I'm a poor communicator, that I give out ambivalent signals. — Blake Morrison A patient representative is a listener, a communicator, and a catalyst for change from within the system. — Barbara M. Swanson

Examples of communicator in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Later, people within GABP would claim Krivsky had poor people skills, wasn’t a good communicator. Paul Daugherty, The Enquirer, 4 May 2022 Coming from a musician background himself, Harrison is a natural communicator for what Delshad expressed was needed, bringing the selections to Horner and bridging the gap between the creative and the sync. Lily Moayeri, Variety, 24 Mar. 2022 Being a visual communicator empowered him to become a better critical thinker. Keyaira Boone, Essence, 20 Mar. 2022 The Moon in your mystical 12th house is connecting with communicator Mercury in your deeply intense 8th house, channeling something otherworldly your way. Tarot Astrologers,, 11 Mar. 2022 Traylor describes Ligon as a leader by example but also an improving communicator. Greg Luca, San Antonio Express-News, 9 Apr. 2022 Most recently the manager of the Oakland Athletics, Melvin is a great communicator with his players and is highly regarded in baseball circles. Bernie Pleskoff, Forbes, 12 Apr. 2022 With a diverse professional background, both as an employee and entrepreneur, Robert is highly driven, passionate, and a great communicator who loves discussing finance. Robert Samuels | For Iron Monk Solutions, The Salt Lake Tribune, 11 Apr. 2022 The Bears hired Ryan Pace as their GM in 2015 with a hope that the then-37-year-old first-time general manager could learn on the fly and grow into a front-office star, leaning on his strengths as a talent evaluator and communicator. Dan Wiederer,, 4 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of communicator

1550, in the meaning defined above

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“Communicator.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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