from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who filibusters

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as filibuster, 3.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a legislator who gives long speeches in an effort to delay or obstruct legislation that he (or she) opposes


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.