Payroller vs Patroller - What's the difference?

payroller | patroller |


As nouns the difference between payroller and patroller

is that payroller is someone on a payroll; someone who earns a salary while patroller is one who patrols.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

payroller

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Someone on a payroll; someone who earns a salary.
  • * {{quote-news, year=1995, date=January 27, author=Michael Miner, title=ABA Journal: Witness for the Defense/News Bites, work=Chicago Reader citation
  • , passage=Seven pages later in the same paper: "Marie A. D'Amico covered her face and sobbed Thursday as she was sentenced to a year in prison for being a ghost payroller in three local government jobs. }}
  • * {{quote-news, year=2006, date=December 15, author=Ben Joravsky, title=Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Machines; One Way to Trip Up an Incumbent? Untie His Shoelace, work=Chicago Reader citation
  • , passage=Typically the person challenging the petitions is a city payroller who owes his job to the incumbent. }}

    patroller

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who patrols.
  • English agent nouns