Definition of Forestaller

1. n. One who forestalls; esp., one who forestalls the market.



Definition of Forestaller

1. Noun. A person who forestalls, especially one who buys goods before they can be sold on the open market in anticipation of rising prices ¹

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Definition of Forestaller

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Forestaller

forest plot
forest plots
forest red gum
forest residue
forest tent caterpillar
forest yaws
forestage
forestages
forestal
forestaled
forestaling
forestall
forestallable
forestalled
forestaller (current term)
forestallers
forestalling
forestallingly
forestallment
forestallments
forestalls
forestals
forestart
forestation
forestations
forestaves
forestay
forestays
forestaysail

Literary usage of Forestaller

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1. Beverley Town Documents by Arthur Francis Leach (1900)
"Save that if any have been lawfully convicted by the twelve jurors as a forestaller within the meaning of the statute of the realm, then he or she so ..."

2. The Publications of the Selden Society by Selden Society (1892)
"... going outside the gates of the city contrary to the proclamation (half a mark). Ralph the reeder is a common forestaller of reeds and tiles, ..."

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