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Synonyms for clerk
klɜrk; Brit. klɑrkclerk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. clerknoun

    an employee who performs clerical work (e.g., keeps records or accounts)

    Synonyms:
    shop clerk, salesclerk, shop assistant

  2. salesclerk, shop clerk, clerk, shop assistantverb

    a salesperson in a store

    Synonyms:
    shop clerk, salesclerk, shop assistant

  3. clerkverb

    work as a clerk, as in the legal business

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clerknoun

    Synonyms:
    recorder, registrar, scribe, penman, accountant

  2. clerknoun

    Synonyms:
    assistant (in a place of business)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. clerknoun

    Synonyms:
    salesman, saleslady, accountant, recorder, registrar, prothonotary, amanuensis, bookkeeper

    Associated words:
    clerical, clerkship

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How to use clerk in a sentence?

  1. James Cason:

    We had a cipher code clerk go to a bar and be approached by a good looking person, when the wife of the (head of Marine detachment) went on vacation, two blondes knocked on the door and asked if he wanted company.

  2. Jena Griswold:

    I think this is troubling for the entire state of Colorado, to have someone in a trusted position, literally trusted to protect democracy, allow this type of situation to occur, to be very clear, Mesa County Clerk and Recorder allowed a security breach and, by all evidence at this point, assisted it.

  3. Donald Trump:

    The states should have been building their stockpile. We have almost 10,000 in our stockpile and we've been building it, we've been supplying it. But the states should be building. We're a backup. We're not an ordering clerk.

  4. Laurence Tribe:

    I think it would be entirely appropriate for any law clerk who lawyers up and tells the chief justice or the Marshal of Supreme Court,' No, I won't let you see my cell phone records. They're too intimate and too private,' will need to take the consequence, and I think those consequences should include losing their job and losing the CV value, the resume value that job would otherwise have going forward.

  5. David Moore:

    We were denied again, we spoke with Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis again and it was a very heated exchange.


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