demonstrator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

demonstrate +‎ -or

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɛmənstɹeɪtə(ɹ)/

Noun[edit]

demonstrator (plural demonstrators)

  1. The forefinger.
  2. One who takes part in a demonstration, a protester.
  3. One who demonstrates products in a retail environment, a merchandiser.
  4. An item, particularly a vehicle, used in demonstrations to a customer or user.
    • 2006, Ellie Lewis, Promoting the Health and Well-being of Young People in Supported Housing (page 56)
      Young people have been involved in choosing which resources and educational toys are used to deliver sex and relationship education – including leaflets, videos and condom demonstrators.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēmōnstrātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of dēmōnstrō  "thou shalt be shown; thou shalt be proven"
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of dēmōnstrō  "it shall be shown; it shall be proven"

References[edit]

  • demonstrator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • demonstrator in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • demonstrator in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette