Definition of Coster

1. n. One who hawks about fruit, green vegetables, fish, etc.



Definition of Coster

1. Noun. A costermonger ¹

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Definition of Coster

1. a hawker of fruit or vegetables [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coster

costarred
costarring
costars
costate
costated
costatolide
coste
costean
costeaned
costeaning
costeanings
costeans
costectomy
costed
costen
coster (current term)
costermonger
costermongers
costers
costes
costia
costiasis
costibite
costicartilage
costiferous
costiform
costimulate
costimulated
costimulates
costimulating

Literary usage of Coster

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1. The Miscellaneous Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Bart by Walter Scott (1829)
"Before the invasion of Buonaparte, De coster occupied a little inn, ... JEAN BAPTISTE DE coster, aged about 53, born in the village of Corbec-loo, ..."

2. The Dictionary of Biographical Reference: Containing Over One Hundred by Lawrence Barnett Phillips (1889)
"1580 OP coster, Laurent Jansen, of Haarlem, Dutch printer ; 1370-1440 cDi-.w. coster, Sigisbert Etienne, Fr. prelate ; 1734—1825 D. u. coster, Samuel, Dutch ..."

3. The Archaeological Journal by Royal Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland Central Committee, Royal Archaeological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland (1871)
"First, in a pedigree drawn up in 1546, it is asserted that Lourens Janszoon coster brought the first "print " into the world, a hundred years before—namely ..."

4. Transactions by European Orthodontic Society, Lina Oswald, Northern Ohio Dental Society, Ossory Archaeological Society, Wentworth Historical Society, Society of Automobile Engineers (1897)
"Kui :—I rather agree with the last speaker, Mr. coster, in both positions that he takes, that we shall not for the present see the cross-country railroads ..."

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