Timekeeper - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtaɪmkiːpər|  American pronunciation of the word timekeeper
Brit.  |ˈtʌɪmkiːpə|  British pronunciation of the word timekeeper

noun

- (sports) an official who keeps track of the time elapsed (syn: timer)
- a clerk who keeps track of the hours worked by employees
- a measuring instrument or device for keeping time (syn: horologe, timepiece)

Examples

The timekeeper forgot to stop the clock during the team's last time-out.

...the museum includes some ancient water clocks and sundials in its collection of historical timekeepers...

Word forms

noun
singular: timekeeper
plural: timekeepers
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