Definition of Rafflers

1. Noun. (plural of raffler) ¹



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Definition of Rafflers

1. raffler [n] - See also: raffler

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rafflers

raffia
raffia palm
raffias
raffinate
raffinates
raffinose
raffinoses
raffish
raffishly
raffishness
raffishnesses
raffle
raffle off
raffled
raffler
rafflers (current term)
raffles
rafflesia
rafflesias
raffling
raffs
rafie
rafies
rafivirumab
rafoxanide
rafsi
raft
raft-up
raft foundation
raftage

Literary usage of Rafflers

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1. Camilla, Or, A Picture of Youth. by Fanny Burney (1814)
"... and. .age, without honour, to chaf- tife and degrade the other ?" ,. AH the rafflers were now arrived, ex- ,Cept-Mrs. ..."

2. Browning's England: A Study of English Influences in Browning by Helen Archibald Clarke (1908)
"... these rafflers. 3. Strafford here the first, With the great army at his back! 4. No doubt. I would Pym had made haste: that's Bryan, hush — The gallant ..."

3. London Labour and the London Poor: A Cyclopaedia of the Condition and by Henry Mayhew (1851)
"... rafflers." The "ornaments" now most generally told or raffled are Joy and Grief (two figures, ..."

4. A Record of the Metropolitan Fair: In Aid of the United States Sanitary by New York Metropolitan Fair, 1864 (1867)
"They are bits of playful fence, but they showed to the would-be-rafflers, as well as a serious encounter could have done, that there was ..."

5. Shakspere's predecessors in the English drama by John Addington Symonds (1884)
"Cruelty ad Avarice, who gloat with delight over their memories of the Marian persecution, are described as rafflers, that is bullies. ..."

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