Definition of Quoiters
1. quoiter [n] - See also: quoiter
Lexicographical Neighbors of Quoiters
quoiters (current term)
Literary usage of Quoiters
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Poets of the Younger Generation by William Archer (1902)
"... And kills the toad that in the channel hops ; Far up the mountain children's voices ring ; The quoiters cry ; and past the ivied inn A chastened brook ..."
2. The Royal Academy of Arts: A Complete Dictionary of Contributors and Their ...by Algernon Graves by Algernon Graves (1906)
"463 quoiters. Muthill, Perthshire. 1882. 727 A swan's nest among the reeds. 1883. 585 Winter twilight. 787 Early spring. 1885. 324 The wreck of the wood. ..."
3. Among English Hedgerows by Clifton Johnson (1899)
"... two glasses and set the beer circulating among the players. Those who were not numbered among the quoiters had to visit the bar when they got thirsty. ..."