HyperDic: interpreter

English > 4 senses of the word interpreter:
NOUNperson interpreter, translatorsomeone who mediates between speakers of different languages
person interpretersomeone who uses art to represent something
person interpreter, spokesperson, representative, voicean advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose
communicationinterpreter, interpretive program(computer science) a program that translates and executes source language statements / statements one line at a time
interpreter > pronunciation
Soundsihnter'prahter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > interpreter: 4 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who mediates between speakers of different languages.
Synonymtranslator
InstancesFitzgerald, Edward FitzgeraldEnglish poet remembered primarily for his free translation of the poetry of Omar Khayyam (1809-1883)
Jowett, Benjamin JowettEnglish classical scholar noted for his translations of Plato and Aristotle (1817-1893)
Tyndale, William Tyndale, Tindale, William Tindale, Tindal, William TindalEnglish translator and Protestant martyr
Ulfilas, Bishop Ulfilas, Ulfila, Bishop Ulfila, Wulfila, Bishop WulfilaA Christian believed to be of Cappadocian descent who became bishop of the Visigoths in 341 and translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic
NarrowerdragomanAn interpreter and guide in the Near East
symbolist, symbolizer, symbolisersomeone skilled in the interpretation or representation of symbols
Broadermediator, go-between, intermediator, intermediary, intercessorA negotiator who acts as a link between parties / parties / parties
Spanishinterprete, intérprete, traductor
Catalanintèrpret, traductor
Verbsinterpretrestate (words) from one language into another language
English > interpreter: 4 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who uses art to represent something.
Examples
  • "his paintings reveal a sensitive interpreter of nature"
  • "she was famous as an interpreter of Shakespearean roles"
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishintérprete
Catalanintèrpret
Verbsinterpretgive an interpretation or rendition / rendition of
interpretcreate an image or likeness of
English > interpreter: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningAn advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose.
Synonymsspokesperson, representative, voice
NarrowerambassadorAn informal representative
flak catcher, flak, flack catcher, flackA slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer
mouthpiece, mouthA spokesperson (as a lawyer)
spokesmanA male spokesperson
spokeswomanA female spokesperson
traveling salesman, travelling salesman, commercial traveler, commercial traveller, roadman, bagmanA salesman who travels to call on customers
Broaderadvocate, advocator, proponent, exponentA person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
Spanishintérprete, portavoz, representante, voz
Catalanportaveu, representant
English > interpreter: 4 senses > noun 4, communication
Meaning(computer science) a program that translates and executes source language statements / statements one line at a time.
Synonyminterpretive program
Categorycomputer science, computingThe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
Broaderprogram, programme, computer program, computer programme(computer science) a sequence / sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute
Spanishinterpretador, intérprete, programa intérprete
Catalanintèrpret
Verbsinterpretrestate (words) from one language into another language

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