how to pronounce proctor

/ˈpɹɒk.təɹ/

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proctor is pronounced in two syllables

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pɹɒktəɹ

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An example use of proctor in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… Chris Proctor has previously worked in …”

meanings of proctor

noun:

  1. One appointed to collect alms for those who could not go out to beg for themselves, such as lepers and the bedridden.
  2. A procurator or manager for another.
  3. A legal practitioner in ecclesiastical and some other courts.
  4. A representative of the clergy in convocation.
  5. An official at any of several older universities.
  6. A person who supervises students as they take an examination, in the United States at the college/university level; often the department secretary, or a fellow/graduate student; an invigilator.

name:

  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Vermont.
  3. A city in Minnesota.
  4. A census-designated place in Oklahoma.

verb:

  1. To manage as an attorney or agent.
  2. To function as a proctor.

adjective:

  1. Pertaining to the Proctor test, a standardized test measuring soil moisture-density, especially for the requirements of construction projects.

words that rhyme with proctor

doctor

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