- dispatch boat,
- dispatch box,
- dispatch case,
- dispatch rider,
Origin of dispatcher
Examples from the Web for dispatcher
And then the voice of a dispatcher crackles over the radio with those alarming words.
But Brooklyn was still Brooklyn, and at 1:45 a.m. a dispatcher could be heard saying on the police radio, “Shots fired by an MOS.”
At 12:02 p.m., Wilson called in his location and asked the dispatcher for backup.
The 911 dispatcher patched in an ambulance dispatcher, saying, “I can hear him hitting her now.”
Moments later, the dispatcher said she hears an officer is involved in a shooting, but the information is coming from local media.
Like one bereft I ran back into the telegraph office, and began to call the dispatcher's office.A Lover in Homespun|F. Clifford Smith
The circuit arrangement for the dispatcher's outfit of the Gill system is shown in Fig. 491.
When the dispatcher transmits a train order by telephone, he writes out the order as he speaks it into his transmitter.
The dispatcher said "78" and he responded, he said, "You are in the Oak Cliff area, are you not?"Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
So, you called the dispatcher and told him what you said you told him, and what happened next, to your recollection?Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
mid-16c., agent noun from dispatch (v.).