Definition of Rimer

1. n. A rhymer; a versifier.



2. n. A tool for shaping the rimes of a ladder.

Definition of Rimer

1. Noun. A tool for shaping the rimes of a ladder. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rimer

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

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rimer

rima respiratoria
rima vestibuli
rima vocalis
rimae
rimantadine
rimantidine
rimau dahan
rimbase
rimbases
rime
rime riche
rimed
rimeless
rimer (current term)
rimers
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rimester
rimesters
rimfire
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rimiest
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riminophenazines
rimkorolgite
rimland

Literary usage of Rimer

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1. A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language by Walter William Skeat (1901)
"rimer, a tool for enlarging holes in metal. (E. ) From AS ryman, to enlarge. — AS rum, wide. See Boom. Rimple, to ripple, as the surface of water. ..."

2. The Mechanic's Companion: Or, the Elements and Practice of Carpentry by Peter Nicholson (1832)
"The hole must first be pierced by means of a drill or punch; when the rimer is put into the stock, and the point into the hole, and being turned ..."

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