a person employed by a bank, especially as an executive or other official.
Games. the keeper or holder of the bank.
Other definitions for banker (2 of 3)
How to use banker in a sentence
“Expat bankers are definitely into the drugs/hooker scene, and Wan Chai is the very epicenter,” he told The Daily Beast.Hong Kong’s High-Flying British Psycho Killer Suspect | Nico Hines, Tom Sykes | November 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Most of these corporate titans and bankers and business leaders are Republicans.Why You Don’t Know Obama Has Created 4.5 Million Jobs | Michael Tomasky | July 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
There were a lot of prominent people who were members—businessmen, bankers, lawyers, politicians.
A source reveled to The Sunday Times that “preliminary meetings” were being held with bankers to discuss an IPO.Kate Middleton's St. Patrick's Day Look; 'Vogue UK' Editor Defends Skinny Cover Models | The Fashion Beast Team | March 17, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Because the original pilot was about investment bankers, “the level of his fraudulence was not as great,” says Korsh.How the Dark and Stylish Drama ‘Suits’ Became USA’s Best Show | Jason Lynch | March 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In 1839-40, one of the most respectable Brokers and Bankers of the City, was a black gentleman.
Mr. Conner taught the piano forte in the best families in the city of Philadelphia—among merchants, bankers, and professional men.
It appears that the money was placed to Mr. O'Connell's general account at his bankers in London.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Even the more generous of these bankers have only a few hundred dollars a week on which to do business.Ways of War and Peace | Delia Austrian
It isn't good enough for the bankers, who still believe me guilty, so I've come directly to you.The White Desert | Courtney Ryley Cooper
British Dictionary definitions for banker (1 of 3)
a person who owns or is an executive in a bank
an official or player in charge of the bank in any of various games, esp gambling games
a result that has been forecast identically in a series of entries on a football pool coupon
a person or thing that appears certain to win or be successful
British Dictionary definitions for banker (2 of 3)
a fishing vessel of Newfoundland
a fisherman in such a vessel
Australian and NZ informal a stream almost overflowing its banks (esp in the phrase run a banker)
Also called: bank engine British a locomotive that is used to help a heavy train up a steep gradient
British Dictionary definitions for banker (3 of 3)
a craftsman's workbench
a timber board used as a base for mixing building materials
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