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Antonyms for clerk

layman, secular, layperson, lector, lay reader.

Quotes of clerk

  1. A salesman minus enthusiasm is just a clerk – Harry F. Banks
  2. It is easier to rob by setting up a bank than by holding up a bank clerk – Bertolt Brecht
  3. You can't be what you don't see. I didn't think about being a doctor. I didn't even think about being a clerk in a store, I'd never seen a black clerk in a clothing store. – Joycelyn Elders
  4. The doctor who applied a stethoscope to my heart was not satisfied. I was told to get my papers with the clerk in the outer hall. I was medically rejected. – C. S. Forester
  5. The name of my ailment was longing, and it was not cured till I finally went to the department store and counted out the money in small coins before the dismayed clerk When I came to the house, I held up the instrument before the eyes of the astonished household. – William Christopher Handy
  6. I think the nine justices think the solicitor general is the 35th clerk – Elena Kagan
  7. People don't know where to place me. Terry Gilliam used me as a quirky cop in 'Twelve Monkeys', and then he hired me again to be an effeminate hotel clerk in 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas'. Another time, I was shooting this indie film 'The Souler Opposite' and six days a week, I'm playing this big puppy dog, then I come to the 'NYPD Blue' set and become this scumbag. – Christopher Meloni
  8. And so every one of us in the FBI, I don't care if it's a file clerk someplace or an agent there or a computer specialist, understands that our main mission is to protect the public from another September 11, another terrorist attack. – Robert Mueller
  9. Their educations ended with high school- my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants. – Martin Lewis Perl

Usage examples for clerk

  1. I'd sooner have to dance with a bank clerk in New York, than with a bank clerk here." – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. The post- office clerk laughed and said that wasn't a lost car. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  3. My father was a clerk in Mr. Carlyle's office- of course I mean the late Mr. Carlyle. – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  4. " It was the first time I had ever seen him, sir," said the clerk – Swirling Waters by Max Rittenberg
  5. And then had told the clerk that I would pay. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  6. " You bet there is," the clerk agreed. – New Faces by Myra Kelly
  7. " Why, you- you are going back to the bank again as clerk – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  8. Daubrecq rose hurriedly from his seat and followed the clerk to the box- office. – The Crystal Stopper by Maurice LeBlanc
  9. The clerk made it out and handed it over in silence. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  10. What luck that clerk has! – Honor: A Play in Four Acts by Hermann Sudermann
  11. She then knew nothing of my being but a clerk in her uncle's office, and I was resolved that she never should know. – Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland, Vol. XX by Alexander Leighton
  12. As he turned away the clerk permitted himself that faint trace of a smile once more. – Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford by George Randolph Chester
  13. The clerk from Messrs. – When Love Calls by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. The clerk went out, knowing why he had been sent. – The Lure of the North by Harold Bindloss
  15. He had stopped at a well- known hotel where he knew the night clerk – Guy Garrick by Arthur B. Reeve
  16. Eustace had nothing of the solicitor's clerk about him. – Mr. Meeson's Will by H. Rider Haggard
  17. Ask the clerk about it. – Gold Seekers of '49 by Edwin L. Sabin
  18. The clerk called to him. – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  19. Where do you suppose the clerk can be? – The Dorrance Domain by Carolyn Wells

Rhymes for clerk

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