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Definition 1: (computer science) a program that translates and executes source language statements one line at a time - [noun denoting communication]

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(interpreter is a kind of ...) (computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute

"the program required several hundred lines of code"

(interpreter belongs to category ...) the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures

Definition 2: an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose - [noun denoting person]

Samples where interpreter or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the meeting was attended by spokespersons for all the major organs of government

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(interpreter is a kind of ...) a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea

(... is a kind of interpreter ) an informal representative

"an ambassador of good will"

(... is a kind of interpreter ) a slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer

(... is a kind of interpreter ) a spokesperson (as a lawyer)

(... is a kind of interpreter ) a male spokesperson

(... is a kind of interpreter ) a female spokesperson

(... is a kind of interpreter ) a salesman who travels to call on customers

Definition 3: someone who mediates between speakers of different languages - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for interpreter in the sense of this definition

(interpreter is a kind of ...) a negotiator who acts as a link between parties

(... is a kind of interpreter ) an interpreter and guide in the Near East; in the Ottoman Empire in the 18th and 19th centuries a translator of European languages for the Turkish and Arab authorities and most dragomans were Greek (many reached high positions in the government)

(... is a kind of interpreter ) someone skilled in the interpretation or representation of symbols

(... is an instance of interpreter) English poet remembered primarily for his free translation of the poetry of Omar Khayyam (1809-1883)

(... is an instance of interpreter) English classical scholar noted for his translations of Plato and Aristotle (1817-1893)

(... is an instance of interpreter) English translator and Protestant martyr; his translation of the Bible into English (which later formed the basis for the King James Version) aroused ecclesiastical opposition; he left England in 1524 and was burned at the stake in Antwerp as a heretic (1494-1536)

(... is an instance of interpreter) a Christian believed to be of Cappadocian descent who became bishop of the Visigoths in 341 and translated the Bible from Greek into Gothic; traditionally held to have invented the Gothic alphabet (311-382)

Definition 4: someone who uses art to represent something - [noun denoting person]

Samples where interpreter or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his paintings reveal a sensitive interpreter of nature
  • she was famous as an interpreter of Shakespearean roles

(interpreter is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

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