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from The Century Dictionary.

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

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

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

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

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

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

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