Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who, or that which, proscribes, denounces, or prohibits.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, proscribes, denounces, or prohibits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who denounces; one who dooms to destruction.

Etymologies

proscribe +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Chip was a confirmed vegetarian, a proscriber of all animal nourishment, of all fermented liquors, half a Mussulman, half a Brahman.

    Robur the Conqueror

  • The jailer of the press, he affected the patronage of letters; the proscriber of books, he encouraged philosophy; the persecutor of authors and the murderer of printers, he yet pretended to the protection of learning.

    Elson Grammar School Literature v4

  • The triumvir and proscriber had descended to us in a more hideous form than they now appear, if the emperor had not taken care to make friends of him and Horace.

    Dedication

  • The jailer of the Press, he affected the patronage of letters—the proscriber of books, he encouraged philosophy—the persecutor of authors, and the murderer of printers, he yet pretended to the protection of learning!

    II. The Character of Napoleon

  • Chip was a confirmed vegetarian, a proscriber of all animal nourishment, of all fermented liquors, half a Mussulman, half a

    Robur the Conqueror

  • He once actually slaughtered upon an altar, a large body of his prisoners; and such was the contempt with which he was regarded by some of that number, that, when led out to death, they saluted their other proscriber, Anthony, with military honors, acknowledging merit even in an enemy, but Augustus they passed with scornful silence, or with loud reproaches.

    The Caesars

  • And as to indignity, 'tis shame to the proscriber not to the proscribed, my love! "

    The Days of Bruce Vol 1 A Story from Scottish History

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