tanner
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈtænɚ/
Noun

tanner (plural tanners)

  1. A person whose occupation is to tan hides, or convert them into leather by the use of tan.
Translations Noun

tanner (plural tanners)

  1. (British, colloquial) A former British coin, worth six old pence
    • 1851, George Borrow, Lavengro (Chapter XXXI)
      Lor! don't you know, dear? Why, a tanner is sixpence.
Synonyms Translations
  • Russian: шестипе́нсовик
Noun

tanner (plural tanners)

  1. A type of commercially-fished crab, Chionoecetes bairdi or Chionoecetes opilio.
Adjective
  1. comparative form of tan
    • 2011, Jasmine Rodriguez, Hematite (page 173)
      He was a lot tanner than I remembered, or maybe he just looked darker because of the change of light.

Tanner
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈtænɚ/
Proper noun
  1. Surname for a tanner.
  2. A male given name.



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