Definitions

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  • n. A writer of glosses; a scholiast; a commentator.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A polisher; one who gives a luster.
  • n. A writer of glosses; a scholiast; a commentator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A polisher; one who gives a luster to something.
  • n. A writer of glosses; a glossarist.

Etymologies

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gloss +‎ -er

Examples

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  • He that should force the same signification upon the world in that triple mention of it would be an egregious glosser: for in the first, it plainly signifieth some part of the habitable earth, and is taken subjectivè merikōs; in the second, the whole frame of heaven and earth, and is taken subjectivè holikōs; and, in the third, for some men living in the earth, — namely, unbelievers, who may be said to be the world adjunctivè.

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