from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A supplier of victuals; a sutler.
- n. Chiefly British An innkeeper.
- n. Nautical A supply ship.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Alternative spelling of victualler. (A supplier of victuals or provisions)
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who furnishes victuals.
- n. One who keeps a house of entertainment; a tavern keeper; an innkeeper.
- n. A vessel employed to carry provisions, usually for military or naval use; a provision ship.
- n. One who deals in grain; a corn factor.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who furnishes victuals or provisions.
- n. One who keeps a house of entertainment; a tavern-keeper.
- n. A ship employed to carry provisions for other ships, or for supplying troops at a distance; a store-ship.
- n. A corn-factor; one who deals in grain. Jamieson. [Scotch.]
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a supplier of victuals or supplies to an army
- n. an innkeeper (especially British)
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