Definition of


  1. (noun, person) an officer charged with receiving and disbursing funds

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Synonyms of Treasurer

financial officer

Alternate forms of Treasurer

Derivations: treasurership

Hyponyms: bursar, chamberlain, state treasurer

Hypernyms: money dealer, money handler

Origin of the word Treasurer

  1. late 13c., from O.Fr. tresorier (see treasure). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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