[klok-er] /ˈklɒk ər/
a person who times racehorses during tryouts to determine their speed.
an official who times a race.
a person who maintains a record of the flow of traffic, as of visitors to a museum.
: A clocker is a nickel-and-dime crack dealer who hustles round the clock (1990s+)
- Clock frequency
- Clock golf
noun 1. a putting game played on a circular area on a lawn
[klok-ouuh r, -ou-er] /ˈklɒkˌaʊər, -ˌaʊ ər/ noun 1. a full 60-minute period, as of class instruction or therapeutic consultation. Compare (def 11).
- Clock is running
sentence,v phr A decreasing amount of time is available; the end draws near: Baker and Aziz were preparing to hold last-minute talks, and the clock was ticking toward war/ But the clock is ticking down for the 49-year-old ex-lineman/ One of the banks has suffered twenty million dollars in unrecoverable loans and the meter is […]