Definition of translator:
assembler, interpretive program, representative, adapter, spokesperson, client, architecture, code switching, applet, assembler, bilingual, bot, Anglo, compiler, communicative competence, voice, transcriber, anglophone, interpreter, encode, browser, fluent, computer program, fluency, add-on, fidelity, bootstrap program, arranger, translating program, false beginner.
- "Selections from the Prose Works of Matthew Arnold", Matthew Arnold.
- "A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution", Carl Von Nägeli.
I was afterwards persuaded to offer myself as a translator, and accordingly repaired to a person who was said to entertain numbers of that class in his pay; he assured me, he had already a great deal of that work on his hands, which he did not know what to do with; observed that translations were a mere drug, that branch of literature being overstocked with an inundation of authors from North Britain; and asked what I would expect per sheet for rendering the Latin classics into English.- "The Adventures of Roderick Random", Tobias Smollett.