Definition of interpreter
1 : one that interprets: such asa : one who translates orally for parties conversing in different languagesb : one who explains or expounds
2a : a machine that prints on punch cards the symbols recorded in them by perforationsb : a computer program that executes each of a set of high-level instructions before going to the next instruction
Examples of interpreter in a sentence
He has now learned English well enough that he can conduct interviews without an interpreter.
<Monet is generally regarded as the foremost interpreter of pure impressionism.>
First Known Use of interpreter
INTERPRETER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of interpreter for English Language Learners
: a person who translates the words that someone is speaking into a different language
INTERPRETER Defined for Kids
Definition of interpreter for Students
: a person who turns spoken words of one language into a different language
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