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The meaning of "Operator" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa The operator said, “Little girl, the telephone isn’t a plaything,” and hung up.
What does "hung up" mean??
A: Ended the call
Q: O que significa later operator?
A: @hi10071: "see you later"
Q: O que significa "short-con operator" in 276?
A: A short con operator is: someone who does small scams on other people.

A long con is a scam that takes a long time to plan and execute. This could be something complicated like pretending to be someone's relative in order to get some money.

A short con is a small scam that can be done quickly. This could be like convincing someone they need to buy a product that doesn't even work, just to take their money.

Synonyms of "Operator" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre smooth operator e silver-tongued devil ?
A: What interesting expressions you come up with!
They both can usually be applied to the same person, but "silver-tongued devil" is more for a person that speaks so well that he can convince you to do something that you would not normally do.
A smooth operator is much the same, but uses a combination of speech, body language, smiles, strategy, etc., to get what he wants.
The terms are almost always used to describe men, especially men who want something from a woman.

Translations of "Operator"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How do you said when I want operator to finish the work before deadline?

Can you adjust the work shortly?
Can you fix the schedule more shorter?
Can you shorten?

All sentences are correct?
A:
1. Could you work fast please?
2. Could you do this in the shortest amount of time possible?
3. I need this done before (deadline) could you finish it before?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How would you call the operator at a level crossing opening/closing the metal bar?
A: probably "crossing guard"
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? operator
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Other questions about "Operator"

Q: I checked with my operator, they confirmed the absence of any problems from their side. soa natural?
A: × I checked with my operator, they confirmed the absence of any problems from their side.
✓ I checked with my operator and they confirmed their were no problems from their side.

Q: "The operator was heard asking Sylvester if he knew how to fly the two-seat Cessna 152 airplane"
How is my pronouciation?
A: thank you for your answers!!
Q: Now I am talking with an operator from amazon on the phone for my Fire 7. soa natural?
A: Your choice of wording is great, but the order is a bit lacking. You could say ‘I am currently talking on the phone with an Amazon operator about my Fire 7.’
Q: I and the operator shared IDs of Line which is a social network service for the chatting each other so that he can keep in touch with me when they have a problem with there machine before leaving the customer's factory in Japan. soa natural?
A: The operator and I shared IDs of Line which is a social network service before leaving the customer's factory in Japan, so that he can keep in touch with me when they have a problem with the machine.
You need not explain what is Social Network Service. It already implies a platform where you communicate with each other.

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