Definition of Bagpiper

1. Noun. Someone who plays the bagpipe.

Exact synonyms: Piper
Generic synonyms: Instrumentalist, Musician, Player
Specialized synonyms: Pipe Major
Derivative terms: Pipe



Definition of Bagpiper

1. n. One who plays on a bagpipe; a piper.

Definition of Bagpiper

1. Noun. One who plays the bagpipes. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bagpiper

1. one that plays bagpipes [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bagpiper

baglamas
bagless
baglike
baglo
bagmaking
bagman
bagmen
bagmoth
bagmoths
bagna càuda
bagnio
bagnios
bagpipe
bagpiped
bagpipelike
bagpiper (current term)
bagpipers
bagpipes
bagpiping
bags
bags of bones
bagsed
bagses
bagsful
bagsie
bagsied
bagsing
bagsy
bagsying
baguet

Literary usage of Bagpiper

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1. The Arts in the Middle Ages, and at the Period of the Renaissance by P. L. Jacob, James Dafforne (1870)
"bagpiper, Thirteenth Century. (Sculpture on the Musicians' Hall at Rheims.) however, they derived their name either from their shape, the sound which they ..."

2. Petit Cours de Versions: Or, Exercises for Translating English Into French. by Percy Sadler (1870)
"The bagpiper Revived. The following event happened in London during the great plague, which in 1665 carried off nearly 100000 of the inhabitants. ..."

3. Exercises for Translating English Into German by Emil Otto, Rodes Massie, Edward Southey Joynes (1878)
"The bagpiper Revived. The following event happened in London during the great ... A Scotch bagpiper used to get his living by1 sitting and playing his ..."

4. Tales of the Wars; Or, Naval and Military Chronicle: To which is Prefixed, A (1836)
bagpiper of the same regiment, who, when the light infantry charged the French, ... Ho ought to have been made bagpiper-General in Sicily, for having the ..."

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