carter
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈkɑɹtɚ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkɑːtə/
Noun

carter (plural carters)

  1. A person who transports a load on a cart that is drawn by a beast of burden.
    • 1989, H. T. Willetts (translator), Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (author), August 1914, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ISBN 0-374-51999-4, page 95:
      They were all two-horse wagons with sacks piled high above their sides and covered with tarpaulins. The wagon train had evidently only just moved out, and the carters had not yet taken their seats but were walking alongside.
  2. A fish, the whiff or Marysole.
Translations
Carter
Pronunciation
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈkɑɹtɚ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkɑːtə/
Proper noun
  1. Surname for someone who was a carter.
  2. A male given name.
Translations
  • Russian: Ка́ртер



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