Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of thatcher.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • He brought a team of thatchers from the Pacific coast to San Miguel, where they built 4 beautiful palapas -

    Thatch for Roofing and Palapas

  • I can remember five or six great thatchers of the old school dying then.

    Wildwood

  • With a billhook in one hand and a leather glove much too large for her on the other, she was making spars, such as are used by thatchers, with great rapidity.

    Wildwood

  • I can remember five or six great thatchers of the old school dying then.

    Wildwood

  • Most of the good thatchers were getting on the old side and beginning to drop out.

    Wildwood

  • With a billhook in one hand and a leather glove much too large for her on the other, she was making spars, such as are used by thatchers, with great rapidity.

    Wildwood

  • Of course, he could buy them ready-made by someone else, or imported from Central Europe, as many thatchers do, but Keith enjoys the seasonal nature of his work, and its varied rhythms from month to month.

    Wildwood

  • And not so long ago, when thatchers still had apprentices, the splitting of these pegs would have been part of their work.

    Wildwood

  • Most of the good thatchers were getting on the old side and beginning to drop out.

    Wildwood

  • Of course, he could buy them ready-made by someone else, or imported from Central Europe, as many thatchers do, but Keith enjoys the seasonal nature of his work, and its varied rhythms from month to month.

    Wildwood

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Also known as lady balls.

    May 29, 2008