Definition of Gristers

1. grister [n] - See also: grister

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gristers

grislier
grisliest
grisliness
grislinesses
grisly
grism
grison
grisons
grissino
grist
grist for the mill
grist mill
grist mills
grist to the mill
grister
gristers (current term)
gristle
gristles
gristlier
gristliest
gristliness
gristlinesses
gristly
gristmill
gristmills
grists
grisy
grit
grit one's teeth
grith

Literary usage of Gristers

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. History of Corn Milling by Richard Bennett (1900)
"... gristers, or burgesses bound to grind at the mills, had hitherto received, the action being brought by the Incorporation of ..."

2. Romantic Edinburgh by John Geddie (1900)
"Above the cauld and pool into which the radical weavers and gristers of the Dean flung their pikes and Lochaber axes when authority had got wind of the ..."

3. The Book of the Old Edinburgh Club by Old Edinburgh Club (1908)
"... the Magistrates of the neighbouring city were wont to come to keep order and to hold head courts which ' the Taxmen of the Myles, the gristers, ..."

4. Anent Old Edinburgh and Some of the Worthies who Walked Its Streets: With by Alison Hay Dunlop (1890)
"... was in favour by both gristers and millers, only there is good reason to suspect that the cohesion would be of but a temporary nature. ..."

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