Definition of Toller

1. Noun. A person who rings church bells (as for summoning the congregation).

Exact synonyms: Bell Ringer, Ringer
Generic synonyms: Signaler, Signaller
Derivative terms: Ring, Toll



2. Noun. Someone employed to collect tolls.

Definition of Toller

1. n. A toll gatherer.

2. n. One who tolls a bell.

Definition of Toller

1. Noun. A person who tolls a bell; a bell ringer ¹

2. Noun. A person who collects tolls; a toll keeper ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Toller

1. a collector of tolls [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Toller

toll lines
toll plaza
toll plazas
toll road
toll roads
toll taker
tollable
tollage
tollages
tollbar
tollbars
tollbooth
tollbooths
tolldish
tolled
toller (current term)
tollers
tollfree
tollgate
tollgates
tollgatherer
tollhouse
tollhouses
tollie
tollies
tolling
tolling agreement
tolling agreements
tollings
tollkeeper

Literary usage of Toller

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1. Highways and Byways in Dorset by Frederick Treves, Joseph Pennell (1906)
"North-west of toller of the Pigs is the town of Beaminster. A certain byway leading thither passes another toller called toller ..."

2. Highways and Byways in Dorset by Frederick Treves, Joseph Pennell (1906)
"CHAPTER XVIII toller OF THE PIGS toller PORCORUM is a convenient centre from ... The name is peculiar, but of remarkable names of places this toller is by ..."

3. Lincolnshire Pedigrees by A R (Arthur Roland) Maddison, Arthur Staunton Larken (1904)
"1603; indicted for high treason 1643 ; died vp William toller of ... Martin toller, born 19 Aug. 1656; bur. at Billingborough 19 April 1660. ..."

4. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett (1816)
"And «he fearing lest he would be either remiss or unmindful in the due execution thereof, somi short time alter she sent a neighbour of hers to Mr. toller, ..."

5. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1882)
"Mr. toller has therefore had a difficult task to perform, as he wished to ... As a whole, Mr. toller has not altered the text to any considerable extent, ..."

6. A New Law Dictionary and Glossary: Containing Full Definitions of the by Alexander Mansfield Burrill (1851)
"To TOLL, [from L. Fr. toller, from Lat. tollere, qv] In old English law. ... See toller. TOLL AND TEAM, Toll and Tern, Toi and Team. Sax. ..."

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