Examples of operator in a Sentence
the operator of an automobile
the operator of a nuclear power plant
Call the operator for the phone number.
Operator, please connect me with extension 123.
She's quite an operator—no one else could have gotten them all to agree to the project.
Recent Examples of operator from the Web
Longtime patrons were incensed when a new operator gutted the interior of the historic restaurant in 2015.
The interim method that the rovers' operators came up with is to use the drill arm itself to move the bit back and forth.
The company provides a three-day pilot training session for drone operators working toward commercial licenses, as well as seminars on the use of drones in whale-watching cruises and conservation areas.
In the summer of 1894, wearing a black dress became a condition of employment for Jersey City telephone operators, too.
At the smaller end of the market, Z Capital Partners returned to the market this week with a loan deal for its casino operator Affinity Gaming, after pulling a plan that envisaged a $100 million dividend in August.
Once inside, a CONAS operator opened fire, shooting eight live rounds into the home.
CalPortland, operator of the concrete plant and aggregate yard, plans to install the mural across the silos this fall.
Farmers with corn borers to control next year should plan to attend the plowing demonstration to be held on George and Leon Bailey farm on Thursday, September 24, at 1:30 p.m. Leon Bailey, the operator of the farm.
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OPERATOR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of operator for English Language Learners
: a person who uses and controls something (such as a machine, device, or business) : someone who operates something
: a person whose job is to help to connect telephone calls : a person who is in charge of a telephone switchboard
: a person who is able to easily achieve things especially by persuading people or by being dishonest
OPERATOR Defined for Kids
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