Inspector

  • 1 inspector — INSPÉCTOR, OÁRE, inspectori, oare, s.m. şi f. Persoană împuternicită să inspecteze, să controleze activitatea unei persoane, unei instituţii etc. – Din rus. inspector. cf. lat. i n s p e c t o r, fr. i n s p e c t e u r. Trimis de valeriu,… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 2 inspector — inspector, ra sustantivo masculino,f. 1. Persona que tiene por oficio controlar lo que otros hacen para que se cumplan ciertas normas: inspector de aduanas, inspector de hacienda, inspector de enseñanza. Locuciones 1. inspector de policía Cargo o …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 3 inspector — inspector, ra (Del lat. inspector, ōris). 1. adj. Que reconoce y examina algo. U. t. c. s.) 2. m. y f. Empleado público o particular que tiene a su cargo la inspección y vigilancia del ramo a que pertenece y del cual toma título especial el… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 4 Inspector — In*spect or, n. [L.: cf. F. inspecteur.] 1. One who inspects, views, or oversees; one to whom the supervision of any work is committed; one who makes an official view or examination, as a military or civil officer; a superintendent; a supervisor; …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 inspector — in·spec·tor n 1: a person employed or authorized to inspect something 2: a police officer in charge of a number of precincts and ranking below a superintendent or deputy superintendent Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 inspector — c.1600, overseer, superintendent, from L. inspector, agent noun from pp. stem of inspicere (see INSPECTION (Cf. inspection)). As a police ranking between sergeant and superintendent, it dates from 1840. Related: Inspectorial. Of the 18c. feminine …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 inspector — ► NOUN 1) an official who ensures that regulations are obeyed. 2) a police officer ranking below a chief inspector. DERIVATIVES inspectorate noun inspectorial adjective inspectorship noun …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 inspector — Individual(s) appointed to authorize and direct Trustees in the administration of estates, pursuant to the Bankruptcy and insolvency Act (Ontario Bankruptcy Dictionary) A person appointed by creditors at the first or subsequent meeting of… …

    Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • 9 INSPECTOR — Hebr. Gap desc: Hebrew a libro inspiciendo dictus est, qui euram habebat lectionis Legis, ut illa in Synagogis accurate perageretur; adeoqueve adstabat Lectori, librumque insprciendo, si forte male legisset, eum monebat Graece Ε᾿πίσκοπον diecas,… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 10 inspector — inspector, ra sustantivo revisor, visitador, controlador. Revisor se utiliza cuando se trata de transportes públicos. * * * Sinónimos: ■ vigilante, revisor, interventor, controlador, comproba …

    Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • 11 inspector — |ètô| s. m. 1. Encarregado de inspecionar alguma coisa. • adj. 2. Que inspeciona.   ♦ [Portugal] Grafia de inspetor antes do Acordo Ortográfico de 1990.   ♦ Grafia no Brasil: inspetor …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 12 inspector — is spelt or, not er …

    Modern English usage

  • 13 inspector — [n] examiner assessor, auditor, checker, controller, detective, investigator, monitor, overseer, police officer, private eye, reviewer, scrutinizer, sleuth, tester; concept 348 …

    New thesaurus

  • 14 inspector — [in spek′tər] n. 1. a person who inspects; official examiner; overseer 2. an officer on a police force, ranking next below a superintendent or police chief 3. a fire department officer in charge of prevention of fires, as in public buildings… …

    English World dictionary

  • 15 Inspector — This article is about the police rank/position. For other uses, see Inspector (disambiguation). Inspector is both a police rank and an administrative position, both used in a number of contexts. However, it is not an equivalent rank in each… …

    Wikipedia

  • 16 inspector — noun 1 official who inspects sth ADJECTIVE ▪ chief ▪ deputy ▪ local ▪ international ▪ qualified ▪ …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 17 inspector — (Del lat. inspector.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo 1 Que inspecciona. ► sustantivo 2 Persona encargada de la inspección y vigilancia de alguna actividad, y del cumplimiento de leyes y reglamentos. SINÓNIMO supervisor FRASEOLOGÍA inspector de policia… …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 18 inspector — inspect in‧spect [ɪnˈspekt] verb [transitive] 1. to check something officially to see whether it is of the right standard or quality, or whether it is safe to use: • The engines are all inspected before they leave the factory. 2. to visit a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 19 inspector — [[t]ɪnspe̱ktə(r)[/t]] ♦♦♦ inspectors 1) N COUNT An inspector is a person, usually employed by a government agency, whose job is to find out whether people are obeying official regulations. The mill was finally shut down by state safety inspectors …

    English dictionary

  • 20 inspector — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. examiner, checker, overseer, monitor, controller, auditor, reviewer, police inspector, chief detective, investigating officer, railroad inspector, customs officer, immigration inspector, government inspector, quality… …

    English dictionary for students