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1. conductor

noun. ['kənˈdʌktɝ'] the person who leads a musical group.

Synonyms

  • drum majorette
  • drum major
  • majorette
  • musician
  • music director
  • bandmaster
  • director

Antonyms

  • walk
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • unwire

Etymology

  • conductor (Latin)
  • -tor (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Conductor

  • constructor
  • instructor
  • inductor
  • abductor
  • fruchter
  • buchter

How do you spell conductor? Is it conducter ?

A common misspelling of conductor is conducter

Example sentences of the word conductor


1. Noun, singular or mass
Dress like the train conductor in blue overalls over a blue shirt.

Quotes containing the word conductor


1. It may be that you are not yourself luminous, but that you are a conductor of light. Some people without possessing genius have a remarkable power of stimulating it.
- Arthur Conan Doyle

2. Arianne had her feet up on the table, wearing a striped conductor's cap.Arriane was fixated on the game. A chocolate cigar bobbed between her lips as she contemplated her next move. Roland was giving Arianne the hawk eye."Checkmate, bitch,"Arianne said triumphantly, knocking over Roland's king.
- Lauren Kate

3. Doubt not, O poet, but persist. Say 'It is in me, and shall out.' Stand there, balked and dumb, stuttering and stammering, hissed and hooted, stand and strive, until at last rage draw out of thee that dream-power which every night shows thee is thine own; a power transcending all limit and privacy, and by virtue of which a man is the conductor of the whole river of electricity.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson, The Essays of Ralph Waldo Emerson

2. conductor

noun. ['kənˈdʌktɝ'] the person who collects fares on a public conveyance.

Synonyms

  • collector
  • conductress
  • accumulator

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line
  • uncover

Etymology

  • conductor (Latin)
  • -tor (Latin)

3. conductor

noun. ['kənˈdʌktɝ'] a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat.

Synonyms

  • stuff
  • copper
  • semiconductor
  • Ag
  • atomic number 47
  • Cu
  • atomic number 29
  • material
  • semiconducting material

Antonyms

  • nonconformity
  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion

Etymology

  • conductor (Latin)
  • -tor (Latin)

4. conductor

noun. ['kənˈdʌktɝ'] a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc..

Synonyms

  • electrical shunt
  • electric cord
  • transmission line
  • heat sink
  • shunt
  • electrode
  • semiconductor device
  • lightning conductor
  • waveguide
  • bus
  • cable
  • lightning rod
  • busbar
  • cord
  • device
  • wire
  • semiconductor unit
  • line
  • bypass
  • wave guide
  • conducting wire

Antonyms

  • cathode
  • voltaic cell
  • anode
  • euphemism

Etymology

  • conductor (Latin)
  • -tor (Latin)
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