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  • n. One who tilts, or jousts.
  • n. One who fights.
  • n. One who operates a tilt hammer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who tilts, or jousts; hence, one who fights.
  • n. One who operates a tilt hammer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which tilts, inclines, or gives a slope to something; a contrivance for tilting a cask, a cannon, or other object.
  • n. One who tilts, or joins in a tilting-match.
  • n. A forger who uses a tilt-hammer.
  • n. In fishing, same as tilt, 6.

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

  • n. a device for emptying a cask by tilting it without disturbing the dregs
  • n. someone who engages in a tilt or joust

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