ticket-collector

a person who collects the tickets of patrons entering a cinema, theatre etc so that they can not be used again

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  • ticket collector — noun someone who is paid to admit only those who have purchased tickets • Syn: ↑ticket taker • Hypernyms: ↑doorkeeper, ↑doorman, ↑door guard, ↑hall porter, ↑porter, ↑gatekeeper, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ticket collector — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms ticket collector : singular ticket collector plural ticket collectors someone at a station who takes the tickets from passengers as they get off the train …   English dictionary

  • ticket collector — /ˈtɪkət kəlɛktə/ (say tikuht kuhlektuh) noun someone who checks or collects passengers tickets, as at a train station …   Australian English dictionary

  • ticket — [[t]tɪ̱kɪt[/t]] ♦♦ tickets 1) N COUNT: also by N A ticket is a small, official piece of paper or card which shows that you have paid to enter a place such as a theatre or a sports ground, or shows that you have paid for a journey. I queued for… …   English dictionary

  • collector */*/ — UK [kəˈlektə(r)] / US [kəˈlektər] noun [countable] Word forms collector : singular collector plural collectors 1) someone whose job is to collect something from people the ticket collector 2) someone who collects things for fun an avid stamp… …   English dictionary

  • collector — n. 1 a person who collects, esp. things of interest as a hobby. 2 a person who collects money etc. due (tax collector; ticket collector). 3 Electronics the region in a transistor that absorbs carriers of a charge. Phrases and idioms: collector s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • collector — col|lec|tor [ kə lektər ] noun count ** 1. ) someone who collects things for fun: an avid stamp collector 2. ) someone whose job is to collect something from people: the ticket collector …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • collector — [kəˈlektə] noun [C] 1) someone who collects things for fun a stamp collector[/ex] 2) someone whose job is to collect something from people the ticket collector[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • ticket taker — noun someone who is paid to admit only those who have purchased tickets • Syn: ↑ticket collector • Hypernyms: ↑doorkeeper, ↑doorman, ↑door guard, ↑hall porter, ↑porter, ↑gatekeeper, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ticket resale — is the act of reselling tickets for admission to events. Tickets are bought from licensed sellers and are then sold for a price determined by the individual or company in possession of the tickets. Tickets sold through secondary sources may be… …   Wikipedia

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