cotter cotter  /ˈkɑ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands
  2. (n) a medieval English villein
  3. (n) fastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At Tsurumi, outside Yokohama, another cotter pin evidently sheared off the wheel housing of a southbound freight car.
  2. Theirs is a world in which every boy matures to master small motors, to understand the importance of the cotter pin.
  3. Like in my jobcotter mens clothsseemple is bast.

News

  1. A life sentence … for pot?

    U.S. Attorney Mike Cotter is on a quest to lock up pot growers -- despite his state's medical marijuana law
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Salon.com

  2. Cotter Superfund site 'Road Map' moves forward

    The Cotter/Lincoln Park Community Advisory Group monthly meeting was May 16 at the Fremont County Administration Building. CAG members were told about the agency's idea of ending "The Pause" at the Cotter Superfund Site. Members present were in agreement with this decision.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Canon City Daily Record

  3. Cannon Falls blanks Buddies

    The Winona VFW Buddies continued their season’s slow start Wednesday, dropping a 6-0 game to Cannon Falls at the Cotter field.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Winona Daily News

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Quotes

  1. "I'm sure I'll be used to give an insight into the Wasps game plan. Vern Cotter, the coach, has already been asking about how best to break down the Wasps defensive system," King said.
    on Dec 4, 2007 By: Alex King Source: RugbyFanz

  2. In Wisden Cricket Monthly, the editor David Frith wrote: "So fired was up was he that his first overs must have ranked with the briskest of Tibby Cotter and Keith Miller at this historic venue."
    on Jul 21, 2008 By: David Frith Source: guardian.co.uk

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