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Meaning of CARTER

Pronunciation:  'kârtur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  someone whose work is driving carts
  2. [n]  a hauler of garbage; "there is a web site where licensed carters and would-be customers can make connections"
  3. [n]  39th President of the United States (1924-)
  4. [n]  English Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939)

CARTER is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: garbage carter, garbage hauler, Howard Carter, James Earl Carter, James Earl Carter Jr., Jimmy Carter, President Carter
 See Also: Chief Executive, Egyptologist, hauler, haulier, President, President of the United States, worker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Cart"er\, n.
1. A charioteer. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

2. A man who drives a cart; a teamster.

3. (Zo["o]l.)
   (a) Any species of {Phalangium}; -- also called
   (b) A British fish; the whiff.

Thesaurus Terms
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