booker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n booker someone who engages a person or company for performances
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Booker One who enters accounts or names, etc., in a book; a bookkeeper.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n booker A writer of books; a scribe.
    • n booker A ‘spotter.’
    • n booker An entry-clerk or bookkeeper.
    • n booker One who makes up finished goods into ‘books.’
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Usage

In literature:

He ranges from Joseph Conrad to Kant, from Booker Washington to Tolstoi.
"An African Adventure" by Isaac F. Marcosson
By Booker T. Washington.
"The Bill-Toppers" by Andre Castaigne
By Booker T. Washington.
"A Village of Vagabonds" by F. Berkeley Smith
Booker Washington does not think that his race have ever betrayed any trust that has been reposed in them.
"From Slave to College President" by Godfrey Holden Pike
I have been asked why my race has not produced a Booker Washington.
"The Indian Today" by Charles A. Eastman
By Booker T. Washington.
"Lorimer of the Northwest" by Harold Bindloss
By Booker T. Washington.
"The Watchers of the Plains" by Ridgewell Cullum
Mr. Booker made his appearance at once.
"El Diablo" by Brayton Norton
It was during this summer that Mr. Booker T. Washington showed me that I had come favorably under his notice.
"Tuskegee & Its People: Their Ideals and Achievements" by Various
Booker T. Washington is one of the most notable citizens of the country, just because he has done noteworthy things.
"Shadow and Light" by Mifflin Wistar Gibbs
Washington, Booker T., 152, 607, 629, 782.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
BY BOOKER T. WASHINGTON.
"The Speaker, No. 5: Volume II, Issue 1" by Various
Booker T. Washington Social Settlement, 114.
"Negro Migration during the War" by Emmett J. Scott
Booker (John) on burials in woollen, 542.
"Notes and Queries, Index of Volume 5, January-June, 1852" by Various
Booker T. Washington has a free scholarship for a pupil, and one is held by the Carlisle Indian School.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
W. F. Booker of North Carolina possesses phenomenal grace, which greater technical care would develop into unusual power.
"Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
I cannot express in words the great debt of gratitude that I owe the immortal Booker T. Washington, for I owe all to him.
"Twenty-Five Years in the Black Belt" by William James Edwards
On the 12th she spoke at a meeting addressed by Booker Washington in the interest of the Tuskeegee Colored Institute.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
McCarthy, Beau Barnes, Jack Booker, and myself.
"From the Rapidan to Richmond and the Spottsylvania Campaign" by William Meade Dame
Of co'se I knows all about Booker Washington, a lot of our folks went to his school, an' he been here in Wilmington.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves, North Carolina Narratives, Part 2" by Work Projects Administration
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In news:

As far as inauguration's go, Cory Booker's second term installation as mayor of Newark was quite nice.
This past summer Booker Stanley was convicted of beating, choking and sexually assaulting his ex-girlfriend last December.
Erykah Badu hosts a birthday bash for DJ Sheka Booker at Winstons Supper Club.
Erykah Badu (center) drew a packed house at Winstons Supper Club in Uptown on Saturday night for a birthday celebration for DJ Sheka Booker (right) DJ EQUE (left) from Los Angeles was spinning.
Winstons Supper Club in Uptown had a packed house Saturday as Erykah Badu threw a birthday bash for her friend Sheka Booker.
Donald "Duck" Dunn played bass with Booker T and the MGs, who backed many of the hits Stax Records put out in the 1960s.
Why Booker Stands a Chance of Beating Christie.
Mo' Butler, Newark Mayor Cory Booker's behind-the-scenes guy.
Mayor Cory Booker (left) talks with chief of staff Modia Butler, an invaluable aide… (CHARLES FOX / Staff ).
Mayor Cory Booker of Newark was at it again last week.
Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall won both the Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award.
The sequel, Bring Up the Bodies, won this year's Man Booker Prize.
This year, Hilary Mantel made history when she won a Man Booker Prize for her novel Bring Up the Bodies.
The film chronicles Cory Booker's first run for mayor of Newark, N.J.
Jack White blasted Voodoo Fest fans with guitar heroics, the Buzzards, and Booker.
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In science:

Especially I want to mention Dominic Verity, Steve Lack, Richard Garner, Mark Weber, Tom Booker, Frank Valckenborgh, Rod Yager, Ross Moore, and Rishni Ratman.
Algebraic Definition of weak ($\infty$; n)-Categories
Booker has recently shown that a single functional equation also suffices for 2-dimensional Galois representations, regardless of the level (see also ).
Automorphic Distributions, L-functions, and Voronoi Summation for GL(3)
PPqqq)1(1 The tournament selection function is a common selection mechanism used within GA (Booker et al., 1989). Similar to the ranking methods, the tournament selection function method only requires the evaluation function to map individual solutions to a partially ordered set.
Fuzzy Inference Systems Optimization
Si capisce che ragioni di continuità impongono di prendere per lo straordianario la soluzione con il segno negativo se X<1, mentre quella col segno positivo se X > 1 (regola di Booker).
Ionospheric HF radio propagation in problems and computer assignments
Booker, H. G., The applicat ion o f the magnetoionic theory to the ionosphere , Proc. r.
Ionospheric HF radio propagation in problems and computer assignments
BOOKER We select a particular branch of log γ (cid:0)s) by using the principal branch of log Γ.
Artin's conjecture, Turing's method and the Riemann hypothesis
The advice of Professor Dorian Goldfeld is gratefully acknowledged. I also thank Alex Kontorovich, David Farmer, Andrew Booker and other participants of AIM workshop on computing arithmetic spectra for helpful discussions.
Evaluating Whittaker functions and Maass forms for SL(3,Z)
Booker, Andreas Str¨ombergsson, and Akshay Venkatesh. Effective computation of Maass cusp forms.
Evaluating Whittaker functions and Maass forms for SL(3,Z)
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