Definition of Torchers

1. Noun. (plural of torcher) ¹



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Definition of Torchers

1. torcher [n] - See also: torcher

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Torchers

torch runners
torch singer
torch singers
torch song
torch songs
torchable
torchbearer
torchbearers
torcheculs
torched
torcher
torchere
torcheres
torchers (current term)
torches
torchier
torchiere
torchieres
torchiers
torchiest
torching
torchings
torchless
torchlight
torchlights
torchlike
torchman

Literary usage of Torchers

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1. Records of the Borough of Leicester: Being a Series of Extracts from the by Leicester (England), Mary Bateson, William Henry Stevenson, John Edward Stocks (1905)
"Item to ii torchers their nnd. Item for lytter \\d. ... Item peide to ii torchers for a dey warke their ..."

2. The Popular Science Monthly (1889)
"... Links, Linkers, and torchers. Mention of the last classes suggests the nature of the service they rendered to our belated ancestors in the unlighted, ..."

3. Using Civil Remedies for Criminal Behavior: Rationale, Case Studies by Peter Finn (1994)
"... salespeople, "torchers," transporters, and often drug dealers (in search of extra cash) who locate, steal, transform, and ship stolen cars to customers. ..."

4. Munimenta Gildhallæ Londoniensis: Liber albus, Liber custumarum, et Liber Horn by Henry Thomas Riley, John Carpenter, London Guildhall, Great Britain Public Record Office, British Library (1860)
"... 5 daubers, and torchers, 2d. or 3^d., their assistants receiving 1 %d. with food, or 2£cZ. without ; at which latter rate 1 See, for example, p. ..."

5. Later Letters of Edward Lear: To Chichester Fortescue (Lord Carlingford by Edward Lear (1911)
"... the Daily Telegraph, Athenaum, Pall Mall, Illustrated News, Post, etc., will doubtless be rewarded in heaven, when the above three are in torchers. ..."

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