from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who is trained in forestry.
- n. One that inhabits a forest.
- n. Any of various chiefly black moths of the family Agaristidae.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who practices forestry.
- n. A person who lives in a forest.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who has charge of the growing timber on an estate; an officer appointed to watch a forest and preserve the game.
- n. An inhabitant of a forest.
- n. A forest tree.
- n. A lepidopterous insect belonging to Alypia and allied genera.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An officer appointed to watch or keep a forest; one who has the charge of a forest; also, one whose occupation is the management of the timber on an estate or in a forest belonging to a government.
- n. An inhabitant of a forest or wild country.
- n. A forest-tree.
- n. The giant kangaroo
- n. The popular name of sundry moths of the family Zygœnidœ.
- n. One who is versed in forestry.
- n. One who practises forestry as a profession.
- n. [capitalized] A member of any one of several benevolent and fraternal societies.
- n. A pony raised in the New Forest.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone trained in forestry
- n. English writer of adventure novels featuring Captain Horatio Hornblower (1899-1966)
Old French forestier, from forest + -ier, equivalent to forest + -er. (Wiktionary)