- Interpreter In*ter"pret*er, n. [Cf. OF. entrepreteur, L.
One who or that which interprets, explains, or expounds; a
translator; especially, a person who translates orally
between two parties.
We think most men's actions to be the interpreters of their thoughts. --Locke. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.