Definition of translator noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//trænsˈleɪtə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//trænsˈleɪtər//
; BrE BrE//trænzˈleɪtə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//trænzˈleɪtər//
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a person who translates writing or speech into a different language, especially as a job She works as a translator of technical texts. compare interpreterExtra examples The translator renders the French ‘C’est-à-dire’ as ‘That is to say’. translators from Portuguese to English translators working from Portuguese into English working as a freelance translator
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: translator