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[in-ter-vyoo-er] /ˈɪn tərˌvyu ər/
a person who interviews.
a peephole in an entrance door.
Origin of interviewer
1865-70; interview + -er1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Another innocent complication is that the interviewer does sometimes translate things into his native language.

    What I Saw in America G. K. Chesterton
  • Do you think, after this, that the interviewer waited for more?

  • He did not choose to be pumped by the interviewer, who would show him up in the sensational columns of his prying newspaper.

    A Mortal Antipathy Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  • The 'interviewer' may make use of it to supply him with 'copy,' but this remains to be seen.

  • Even the interviewer is far less terrible than I had been led to imagine.

Word Origin and History for interviewer

1869, agent noun from interview (v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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