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bank clerk

Syllabification: bank clerk

Definition of bank clerk in English:

noun

chiefly British
A person employed in a bank to handle customers' transactions and undertake administrative duties: the police were tipped off by a suspicious bank clerk
More example sentences
  • A bank clerk who got fed up with all the paperwork quit his job for an exciting new career as a policeman.
  • After two years as a bank clerk he moved to writing a regular newspaper column and then to short stories for popular magazines.
  • Ultimately, it will reduce the demand for bank clerks, but that doesn't mean bank clerks will go unemployed.

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