English version

keeper

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Occupations, Other sports
keeperkeep‧er /ˈkiːpə $ -ər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 BOHBAsomeone who looks after animals 🔊 a beekeeper 🔊 Bob is head lion keeper at the zoo. gamekeeper, zoo-keeper2 BOLOOK AFTER somethingsomeone whose job is to look after a particular place or thing 🔊 a lighthouse keeperkeeper of 🔊 the keeper of Greek coins in the British Museum3 British English informalDSO a goalkeeper4 I am not somebody’s keeper wicket keeper
Examples from the Corpus
keeperThis one's a keeper.Demitros is the zoo's head gorilla keeper.keeper ofThe CEO could be considered the keeper of the company's assets.
From Longman Business Dictionarykeeperkeep‧er /ˈkiːpə-ər/ noun [countable]1someone whose job is to look after a particular place or area of workWarehouse keepers must keep daily records related to grain in storage.2informalMARKETING a product that a company decides to continue selling
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.