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"interviewer" in British English

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interviewernoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪn.tə.vjuː.ər/  us   /-t̬ɚ.vjuː.ɚ/
the ​person who ​asks the ​questions during an ​interview
(Definition of interviewer from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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interviewernoun [C]

 us   /ˈɪn·tərˌvju·ər/
a ​person who ​manages an ​interview and ​asks the ​questions
(Definition of interviewer from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"interviewer" in Business English

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interviewernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈɪntəvjuːər/
HR, WORKPLACE the ​person who ​asks the ​questions in an ​interview to ​find out if someone is suitable for a ​job or ​course: A good interviewer would not ​lead the ​candidate to the desirable answer.
MARKETING the ​person who ​asks the ​questions in an ​interview about a ​product or ​service, to ​find out what someone ​thinks about it: There are ​certaintechniques to being a ​successful telephone interviewer.
COMMUNICATIONS the ​person who ​asks the ​questions in an ​interview for a ​newspaperarticle, ​television show, etc.: "Half the ​population hates me", he told a newspaper interviewer.
(Definition of interviewer from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “interviewer”
in Chinese (Simplified) 采访者, 面试考官, 讯问者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 採訪者, 面試考官, 訊問者…
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