follow Dictionary.com

Write a Super Short Story to win an iPod!

communicator

[kuh-myoo-ni-key-ter] /kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person who communicates, especially one skilled at conveying information, ideas, or policy to the public.
2.
a person in the business of communications, as television or magazine publishing.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; < Late Latin commūnicātor; see communicate, -tor
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for communicator
  • He was not only a great scientist but also an amazing science communicator.
  • Taking inventory of her skill set, she realized she's a natural communicator who loves shopping and being helpful.
  • So my advice to someone who wanted to be a science communicator is, you write.
  • He's a great science communicator and advocate for science and reason.
  • Plus, his communicator now needs a new energy source.
  • They say he was a great communicator, but all he did was read, really.
  • He had that aura about him, the gloss of a real communicator.
Word Origin and History for communicator
n.

1660s, from Latin communicator, agent noun from communicare (see communication).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for communicator

0
26
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with communicator