Definition of Prater

1. Noun. An obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker.




Definition of Prater

1. n. One who prates.

Definition of Prater

1. Noun. A person who prates; a chatterer. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Prater

1. one that prates [n -S] - See also: prates

Lexicographical Neighbors of Prater

praseolite
prases
prasine
prasines
prasinophyte
prasinophytes
prasinous
prasoid
prasugrel
prat about
prat digger
prate
prated
prateful
prater (current term)
praters
prates
pratfall
pratfallen
pratfalling
pratfalls
pratfell
pratic
pratie
praties
pratincole
pratincoles
prating
pratingly

Literary usage of Prater

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

1. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1903)
"Immediately after be rose, Dave prater, who had - ailed to his father, ... Some of the witnesses recognized Dave prater before the shooting occurred. ..."

2. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"R. prater. Yes ; my lord was angry with the master for giving them leave. Sol. Gen. ... R. prater. He made some apology for not joining him in person. ..."

3. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1890)
"It is alleged in the bill and admitted in the answer that complainant, Margaret prater, and Ambrose prater intermarried " many years ago " in this state, ..."

4. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1913)
"prater. residue which remains after smoking, ... Mr. CC prater, in propria persona, and Mr. AW Gregg for defendant in fc 'Memorandum opinion, by direction ..."

5. A Grammar of the Latin Language from Plautus to Suetonius by Henry John Roby (1874)
"But vitam may also be taken as a cognate accus. and prater propter used absolutely as it is in the earlier'part of that chapter of Gellius. ..."

6. "Survey of the Antiquities of the City of Oxford," Composed in 1661-6 by Anthony à Wood (1890)
"prater N. occurrit 1283 ; prater Nicholas occurrit 33 Edwardi I (1305), ... prater Richard Vyse, 1451, 1448, 21 Henry VI (1443), chose in May by the ..."

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