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US and Canadian a hotel receptionistAlso called: clerk
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Words nearby desk clerk
desist, desistance, desk, deskbound, desk calendar, desk clerk, desk copier, deskfast, deskill, desk jockey, deskman
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How to use desk clerk in a sentence
Arturo, the desk clerk, told him that Souza had taken the day off and that Pepe and Vicente had been called up with the reserves.The Five Arrows|Allan Chase
Bruce took the yellow envelope which the desk-clerk handed him and looked at it with a feeling of dread.The Man from the Bitter Roots|Caroline Lockhart
The woman should make her way immediately to the desk-clerk, register, and then follow the page assigned to her, to her room.
A gentleman calling upon a lady who is stopping at a hotel, gives his name to the desk clerk.
The bored-looking desk clerk—a withered-looking oldster who was probably a retired Starman—gave Alan his room number.Starman's Quest|Robert Silverberg