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
Lauga doesn't oppose the heat limits, but temperatures had been monitored by carriage operators at a weather station on Jackson Square.
Eimiller said federal agents assigned to the task force worked separately on several other investigations, including the case against a hospital operator convicted of paying doctors millions of dollars in kickbacks for patient referrals.
Everyone was wearing life jackets and Brad Kloepfer, the boat's operator, was wearing his safety kill switch, Mohave County Sheriff's Office said.
Li called a second time and got a different operator.
German rail operator Deutsche Bahn says train stops at the busy station will end at 10 a.m., and at 11:30 a.m. through traffic will also be shut down before experts begin their work.
Night and day, welders, riggers and crane operators moved heavy metal up and down the shipyard in the harshest of conditions.
Meanwhile, hoarders and black market operators started stockpiling 2,000-rupee notes, worth about $30 each.
Trains were prevented from stopping at the busy station from 10 a.m., and traffic was shut down at 11:30 a.m. before experts began their work, German rail operator Deutsche Bahn said.
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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
Definition of operator for Students
- a plow operator
medical Definition of operator
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