Examiner - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪɡˈzæmɪnər|  American pronunciation of the word examiner
Brit.  |ɪɡˈzamɪnə|  British pronunciation of the word examiner


- someone who administers a test to determine your qualifications (syn: quizzer, tester)
- an investigator who observes carefully(syn: inspector)

the examiner searched for clues


An accountant has been hired to examine the company's books.

The police examined the evidence carefully.

You should have your eyes examined.

He was examined by several doctors, who found nothing wrong with him.

A medical examiner is now viewing the evidence.

The examiner can drop on any student to answer questions.

Rule out neatly any words which you do not wish the examiner to read.

Word forms

singular: examiner
plural: examiners
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