Definition of Dueller

1. Noun. A person who fights duels.

Exact synonyms: Dueler, Duelist, Duellist
Generic synonyms: Adversary, Antagonist, Opponent, Opposer, Resister
Derivative terms: Duel, Duel, Duel, Duel, Duel, Duel, Duel



Definition of Dueller

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of dueler) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dueller

1. dueler [n -S] - See also: dueler

Lexicographical Neighbors of Dueller

due west
duebill
duebills
duecento
duecentos
dued
dueful
duel
dueled
dueler
duelers
dueling
duelist
duelists
duelled
dueller (current term)
duellers
duelli
duelling
duellings
duellist
duellists
duello
duellos
duels
duelsome
duende
duendes
dueness
duenesses

Literary usage of Dueller

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

1. ... Characters and Passages from Note-books by Samuel Butler (1908)
"A dueller MEASURES his life by the length of his weapon, and sends it back to his adversary as the measure of his resolution to join issue, ..."

2. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1911)
"dueller on the threshold. Hichens, R. $1.10 Page. Dynamo design, Commercial. Waters, WL n. Century Co. Dynamo laboratory manual. Franklin, WS Wiley. v. 2. ..."

3. English Literature: An Illustrated Record by Richard Garnett, Edmund Gosse (1905)
"... the most blustering soldier and insulting dueller in the literary arena; while his personal characteristics, " the mountain belly and the rocky face," ..."

4. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"DUEL, (du'-el) n. ». A combat between two ; a single fight. To DUEL, (du'-el) tn To fighi a single combat. dueller, (du'-el-ler) n. ». ..."

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