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clocker

[klok-er] /ˈklɒk ər/
noun
1.
a person who times racehorses during tryouts to determine their speed.
2.
an official who times a race.
3.
a person who maintains a record of the flow of traffic, as of visitors to a museum.
Origin of clocker
clock1 + -er1
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Historical Examples
  • clocker had three-sheets printed and hired sandwich men to parade them through the city.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • "I didn't expect you to believe me," said clocker despairingly.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • Admit it, clocker—she goes on doing time-steps whether she's alone or not.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • Unable to see the direction of the con, clocker felt irritated.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • Saddened and defeated, clocker went through his accumulated mail.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • Zelda, instead of looking at clocker, watched Barnes walk away.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • Barnes carefully adjusted the dials and clocker went on repeating the sentence, slowing down to the speed Barnes requested.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • clocker put in a call for Barnes at the box office of the Center.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • The man who looked like a banker stared sharply at clocker and moved away.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
  • clocker's impulse to blurt the whole story was stopped at the gate.

    At the Post Horace Leonard Gold
Slang definitions & phrases for clocker

clocker

noun

: A clocker is a nickel-and-dime crack dealer who hustles round the clock (1990s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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