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In hindsight, if I could go back in time and relay a message to my younger self, I would tell him to work on his time keeping, and that the job of a drummer is not to be the one that gets noticed the most on stage, or to be the fastest, or the loudest. Above all, it is to be the timekeeper.
Taylor Hawkins

Meaning of "timekeeper" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TIMEKEEPER

timekeeper  [ˈtaɪmˌkiːpə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TIMEKEEPER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Timekeeper is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TIMEKEEPER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Timekeeper

A timekeeper is an instrument or person that measures the passage of time; in the case of the latter, often with the assistance of a clock or stopwatch. In addition, the timekeeper records time, time taken, or time remaining during events such as sports matches. A timekeeper is often referred to as a time clock, which tracks employee time. Collecting such data gives employers insight into their workforce. They can then make operational decisions to increase productivity and reduce labor costs.

Definition of timekeeper in the English dictionary

The first definition of timekeeper in the dictionary is a person or thing that keeps or records time. Other definition of timekeeper is an employee who maintains a record of the hours worked by the other employees. Timekeeper is also a device for indicating time; timepiece.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TIMEKEEPER


barkeeper
ˈbɑːˌkiːpə
beekeeper
ˈbiːˌkiːpə
book-keeper
ˈbʊkˌkiːpə
boxkeeper
ˈbɒksˌkiːpə
crowkeeper
ˈkrəʊˌkiːpə
doorkeeper
ˈdɔːˌkiːpə
gamekeeper
ˈɡeɪmˌkiːpə
gatekeeper
ˈɡeɪtˌkiːpə
goalkeeper
ˈɡəʊlˌkiːpə
greenskeeper
ˈɡriːnzˌkiːpə
housekeeper
ˈhaʊsˌkiːpə
innkeeper
ˈɪnˌkiːpə
peacekeeper
ˈpiːsˌkiːpə
scorekeeper
ˈskɔːˌkiːpə
shopkeeper
ˈʃɒpˌkiːpə
stockkeeper
ˈstɒkˌkiːpə
storekeeper
ˈstɔːˌkiːpə
underkeeper
ˈʌndəˌkiːpə
wicketkeeper
ˈwɪkɪtˌkiːpə
zookeeper
ˈzuːˌkiːpə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TIMEKEEPER

time-saving
time-sensitive
time-served
time-share
time-stamp
time-trialling
time-waster
time-wasting
timecard
timed
timekeeping
timeless
timelessly
timelessness
timelier
timeliest
timeline
timeliness
timely
timenoguy

WORDS THAT END LIKE TIMEKEEPER

beeper
carpet-sweeper
cheeper
chimney sweeper
creeper
Culpeper
Freeper
green keeper
groundskeeper
keeper
lighthouse keeper
minesweeper
peeper
road sweeper
rough sleeper
sleeper
steeper
street sweeper
sweeper
Virginia creeper
weeper

Synonyms and antonyms of timekeeper in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «timekeeper» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TIMEKEEPER

Find out the translation of timekeeper to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of timekeeper from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «timekeeper» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

计时员
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cronometrador
570 millions of speakers

English

timekeeper
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

टाइमकीपर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ناظما
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хронометрист
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cronometrista
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘড়ি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chronométreur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Penjaga masa
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Zeitnehmer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

タイムキーパー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

타임 키퍼
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Timekeeper
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

người ghi sự có mặt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காலங்காட்டியாகும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

टाइमकीपर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kronometre
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cronometrista
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

chronometrażysta
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хронометрист
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cronometror
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

χρονομέτρης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tydhouer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tidtagare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tidtaker
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of timekeeper

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TIMEKEEPER»

The term «timekeeper» is regularly used and occupies the 64.774 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TIMEKEEPER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about timekeeper

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QUOTES WITH «TIMEKEEPER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word timekeeper.
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Taylor Hawkins
In hindsight, if I could go back in time and relay a message to my younger self, I would tell him to work on his time keeping, and that the job of a drummer is not to be the one that gets noticed the most on stage, or to be the fastest, or the loudest. Above all, it is to be the timekeeper.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TIMEKEEPER»

Discover the use of timekeeper in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to timekeeper and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Timekeeper
Colleen Houck, New York Times bestselling author of the Tiger’s Curse series said, “Timekeeper is a haunting, mysterious dream; a book you don't want to miss!” This sequel to Timeless combines breathtaking romance with a tale of ...
Alexandra Monir, 2013
2
Timekeeper
One is swift, the other leads to a lifetime of isolation and hardship. Timekeeper is my triumph over letters. Parts of my journey are no longer clear.
John Atkinson, 2008
3
The Timekeeper
Meet Jack Sparrow and his young pirate friends as they embark on a thrilling journey on the high seas.
Rob Kidd, 2008
4
The Time Keeper
To save himself, he must save them both. Gripping, and filled with deep human truth, this unforgettable story will inspire readers everywhere to reconsider their own notions of time and just how precious it truly is.
Mitch Albom, 2012
5
The Timekeeper Conspiracy
At first the discovery of minus time seemed like a blessing.
Simon Hawke, 1984
6
The Timekeeper
And then he saw the soldiers.
Emily Rodda, 2009
7
Nature's timekeeper, the tree
Describes trees and their parts and their benefit to the environment.
Gaud Morel, Vicki Bogard, Sylvaine Pérols, 1993
8
The Timekeeper
Jerry and Keri were twins living on a farm.
Bob Jordan, 2012
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The Timekeeper's Moon
Joni Sensel. The TIMEKEEPER'S MOON Also by Joni Sensel The Farwalker's Quest The TIMEKEEPER'S MOON.
Joni Sensel, 2011
10
Timekeeper II
He had promised me a new name. Now I expected to learn it now for my efforts. Instead, I heard, “Go yonder, Timekeeper.” Chief pointed to the Northlands beyond the flat hills, the place he had sent me before. “Timekeeper, get power yonder.
John Atkinson, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TIMEKEEPER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term timekeeper is used in the context of the following news items.
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Rangers striker Kenny Miller was a guest timekeeper for WWE
I am not exactly sure what a timekeeper is. I consulted my sources (texted a friend) and still couldn't figure it out. I think he rings the bell when matches start? «Fusion, Apr 15»
2
Timing error leads to 2 suspensions
The timekeepers responsible for allowing the first round of the Gennady Golovkin-Daniel Geale middleweight world title fight to run for four minutes -- one minute ... «ESPN, Jan 15»
3
Hublot announced as Official Timekeeper for ICC Cricket World Cup …
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced an exciting new partnership with Hublot, as the Official Timekeeper for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015. «International Cricket Council, Nov 14»
4
University Sports - Tissot Official Timekeeper 2015 FISU Winter …
LAUSANNE - FISU, the International University Sports Federation is proud to announce Tissot as the Official Timekeeper of the 27th Winter Universiade in 2015. «Yahoo Eurosport UK, Oct 14»
5
TAG Heuer Becomes the Official Timekeeper & Timepiece of the …
Adding to its title as the official timekeeper and timepiece of the TCS New York City Marathon, this partnership is one element of TAG Heuer's global "Don't Crack ... «PR Newswire, Sep 14»
6
NRL timekeeper at Brookvale had to stand on chair in attempt to see …
Spectators rising to their feet to witness a miracle Manly try have been blamed for an NRL timekeeper missing referee Matt Cecchin signalling time-off in the ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Sep 14»
7
NYC Marathon Names TAG Heuer Official Timekeeper
RAPAPORT... TAG Heuer, known for its sports watches, has been named the official timekeeper and timepiece of the TCS New York City Marathon for the 2014 ... «Rapaport, Aug 14»
8
WWE Released Mark The Timekeeper And No One Is Safe
In the latest in a string of budget cuts caused by everything being totally fine, WWE has released Mark Yeaton, aka “Mark The Timekeeper.” If you aren't aware of ... «Uproxx, Aug 14»
9
G-SHOCK Plays Timekeeper To World's Best Wave Riders
... crowded boardwalk will be the massive G-SHOCK watch which Casio brings to life. The massive timepiece will play timekeeper before each division kick-off. «PR Newswire, Jul 14»
10
New Atomic Clock Called World's Most Accurate Timekeeper
A new atomic clock unveiled Thursday (April 3) is three times more accurate than the one previously used to keep official time in the United States, making it the ... «Huffington Post, Apr 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Timekeeper [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/timekeeper>. Jul 2020 ».
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