Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “stenographer”

stenographer

noun [C]
 
 
/steˈnɒɡrəfər/ WORKPLACE, MEETINGS
someone whose job is to do stenography (= a system of writing quickly using lines and symbols) → Compare shorthand typist
(Definition of stenographer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of stenographer?
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with People who write for work or pleasure, but you might be interested in these topics from the Reading & writing topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “stenographer” in other dictionaries

Translations of “stenographer”

Word of the Day

scrumpy

an alcoholic drink made from apples

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More