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astringer


astringer


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Astringer  \As*trin"ger\,  n.  [OE.  ostreger  OF  ostrucier  F. 
  autoursier  fr  OF  austour  ostor,  hawk,  F.  autour  cf  L. 
  acceptor,  for  accipiter,  hawk.] 
  A  falconer  who  keeps  a  goshawk.  [Obs.]  --Shak.  --Cowell. 
  [Written  also  {austringer}.]