Definitions

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  • n. a dairy cow
  • n. a person who, or a machine which, milks
  • n. a conservative poker player who only raises the stakes on a good hand

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who milks; also, a mechanical apparatus for milking cows.
  • n. A cow or other animal that gives milk.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who milks.
  • n. An apparatus for milking cows mechanically.
  • n. A cow or other animal that gives milk: usually with a qualifying term.

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

  • n. cattle that are reared for their milk

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The cadence of an efficient milker is almost like a good, strong heartbeat.

    Frosty mornings in the sierras

  • Thought Tommy Graham (ex MP for West Renfrewshire and expenses milker par excellence) worth protecting?

    Archive 2009-06-01

  • If so, they would know that they could not entice a picker, shaker or milker from the unemployment lines in any city.

    Getting Workers Down on the Farm

  • A hard worker who knew her way round an automatic milker.

    Three Mississippi

  • I have several people who would like to apply for the job of milker please.

    Milk, It Does A Body Good | Her Bad Mother

  • She was half Jersey, and half Holstein, a heavy milker.

    The Dirty Life

  • According to her records she was a good milker, giving forty pounds—a little less than five gallons—of milk per day, which made her a steady, if not spectacular, producer.

    The Dirty Life

  • Another proves to be an exceedingly balky milker, creating all sorts of frustrations.

    Ah, Wilderness

  • Jean-Benoit Rault, 40, a dairyman in Normandy, had to put down his entire herd of 75 milk cows, heifers and calves after Idole, a 7-year-old milker born on the farm, tested positive for BSE in late June.

    Europe's Beef Scare

  • My kids are both older than age now, but I will say that I was a milker blessed with two good sleepers.

    for the sleepless new mommies « Adventures in Juggling

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