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The sales clerk just laughed, telling him he was out of bullets and had only six guns in his inventory.

Some clerks are prominent in conservative media, and among law professors.

Later, clerks published smaller, single sheets or annual subscriptions that Londoners would carry with them as part of the daily news.

In Chula Vista, a city with a significantly larger budget than National City and Imperial Beach, the clerk simply tells the mayor and Council members how many comments were received and gives them a brief overview of their contents.

As a high-ranking clerk, Howard appears to have been involved in policy.

Judge Hinkle said “the Constitution requires the Clerk to issue such licenses.”

Bob Cratchit, the clerk who is the father of Tiny Tim and who meekly serves Scrooge, is paid fifteen shillings a week.

As a way to be more available to needy souls outside the church, Williams took a clerk job at Walgreens pharmacy.

On October 5, 2013, Wilson pointed a pistol at a postal clerk.

But instead of talking to us and resolving the issue, or getting a manager involved, the clerk calls the cops.

“You appear to feel it so,” rejoined Mr. Pickwick, smiling at the clerk, who was literally red-hot.

The office of clerk of the court is about to be sold, having been placed at fifteen hundred pesos.

Hilda suggested that the ticket-clerk should be interrogated, but the aperture of communication with him was shut.

My father took me to the office in which I was to make a start and presented me to the chief clerk.

Except the chief clerk, whose salary was about £160, I do not believe there was another whose pay exceeded £100 a year.


On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to clerk, such as: agent, auditor, bookkeeper, cashier, employee, and operator.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.