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  • n. One who collects tithes.
  • n. One who pays tithes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who collects tithes.
  • n. One who pays tithes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A Scotch form of tother.
  • n. One who levies or collects tithes.
  • n. A tithe-payer.
  • n. An advocate or a supporter of tithes; one who maintains the principle of ecclesiastical tithing.

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

  • n. someone who pays tithes

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Examples

  • I can mak 'a sang; and anither is, I can mak' a tune till't; and a third is, I can sing the tane to the tither, that is whan I haena had either ower muckle or ower little o 'the tappit hen.

    Alec Forbes of Howglen

  • I met wi 'twa dink quines in particlar, ane o' them a sonsie, fine, fodgel lass, baith braw and bonnie; the tither was a clean-shankit, straught, tight, weel-far'd winch, as blythe's a lintwhite on a flowerie thorn, and as sweet and modest's a new blawn plumrose in a hazle shaw.

    The Letters of Robert Burns

  • That is, Limbaugh is finally being called out into the national spotlight as a right-wing fanatic that stirs up crazies into a tither.

    Matthew Yglesias » People Hate Republicans

  • Although the CCAFS has no quams about launching Deltas, Atlas and other massive rockets, they go into a complete tither when it comes down to launching a 12 inch long model rocket made of balsa wood and paper weighing just under 2 oz.

    NASA Watch: January 2008 Archives

  • Oh, sweet and mighty Gods up in ye heavens, casting lightning bolts hither and tither with careless abandon, you have completely outdone yourselves when it comes to the destruction of Hollywood.

    Did You Feel the Earth Shake? Or Are George Clooney and Fabio Fighting Again? | Best Week Ever

  • She was at a gay bar in Chelsea and the queens were all in a tither.

    Yes, I've noticed...

  • Teach "God loves a cheerful tither, not giver" Since God changes not, therefore we are not consumed, He wants you to push this Old Covenant principle.

    Fleecing the Flock--They Actually Have Classes!

  • ‘Just Fifish,’ replied Peter; ‘wowf — a wee bit by the East Nook or sae; it’s a common case — the ae half of the warld thinks the tither daft.

    Redgauntlet

  • God may love a cheerful giver, but being a cheerful tither is pretty much expected if you are sincere about knocking Satan off his throne for Jesus sake.

    So Many Ideas-So Many Beliefs--Think for Yourself This Time Around

  • Then he spiced it up by suggesting that African Americans are in such a tither about Barack's candidacy, until they can't be "rational," and white people aren't allowed to talk about it.

    How Hillary Clinton Won Pennsylvania

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