Definition of networker in English:

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networker

Pronunciation: /ˈnɛtwəːkə/

noun

1A person who works from home or from an external office via a computer network.
Example sentences
  • Office networkers are protected by network firewalls and virus checkers which are absent in the home.
  • Most doctors don't even touch a PC unless they have to and the vast array of different computers, terminals, servers, what-have-you throughout the service is a networker's nightmare.
  • Still, right now, Linux is a specialized operating system catering to developers, networkers and IT professionals.
2A person who uses a network of professional or social contacts to further their career: she is an ambitious networker, closely plugged in to politics
More example sentences
  • Lee is a very remarkable guy, and a great networker.
  • He's a charismatic networker and a man with high political ties stemming back to his days in the Australian Labor Party.
  • Fortunately, Leri is the ultimate networker, with a Palm handheld that contains 4,200 names and counting.

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