Definition of Fellmonger

1. n. A dealer in fells or sheepskins, who separates the wool from the pelts.



Definition of Fellmonger

1. Noun. (British) Someone who sells or works with animal hides and skins. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Fellmonger

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fellmonger

felled
felled seam
feller
feller-buncher
feller buncher
fellers
fellest
fellies
fellifluous
felling
fellinic
fellmonger (current term)
fellmongered
fellmongeries
fellmongering
fellmongerings
fellmongers
fellmongery
fellness
fellnesses
felloe
felloes
fellow
fellow-
fellow-commoner
fellow-commoners

Literary usage of Fellmonger

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1. London by Charles Knight (1842)
"The skins pass into their hands with the wool on, just as they are taken from the sheep ; and the fellmonger then proceeds to remove the wool from the pelt, ..."

2. The Technical History of Commerce: Or, Skilled Labour Applied to Production by John Yeats (1878)
"THE FURRIER, TANNER, CLOVER, AND fellmonger. CAOUTCHOUC AND GUTTA-PERCHA. The leather and fur handicrafts shared the impetus which industry generally ..."

3. The Diary of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys, Mynors Bright, Richard Neville-Griffin Braybrooke (1899)
"On August 2nd, 1661, Pepys had some discourse with a fellmonger (vol. ii., p. ... The late Mr. Wren, however, pointed out that a fellmonger dressed no skins ..."

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