Definition of Bleater

1. n. One who bleats; a sheep.



Definition of Bleater

1. Noun. Agent noun of bleat; one who bleats. ¹

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Definition of Bleater

1. one that bleats [n -S] - See also: bleats

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bleater

bleareyedness
bleargh
blearier
bleariest
blearily
bleariness
blearinesses
blearing
blears
bleary
bleary-eyed
bleary eye
bleasdaleite
bleat
bleated
bleater (current term)
bleaters
bleating
bleatings
bleats
bleaty
bleb
blebbed
blebbier
blebbiest
blebbing
blebbings
blebbistatin
blebby

Literary usage of Bleater

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1. Provincial Names and Folk Lore of British Birds by Charles Swainson (1885)
"Ern bleater. Horse gowk, or gawk (Orkney and Shetland Isles). Because the drumming is supposed to resemble the neighing of a horse. ..."

2. The Folk Lore and Provincial Names of British Birds by Charles Swainson (1886)
"Ern bleater. Horse gowk, or gawk (Orkney and Shetland Isles). Because the drumming is supposed to resemble the neighing of a horse. ..."

3. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"The Calluna vulgaris is also called he-heather and heath. Erica cinerea and Erica tetralix are called she and bell-heather. See LING. HEATHER-bleater ..."

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