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limmer

limmer


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Limmer  \Lim"mer\  (-m[~e]r),  a. 
  Limber.  [Obs.]  --Holland. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Limmer  \Lim"mer\,  n.  [F.  limier.  See  {Leamer}.] 
  1.  A  limehound;  a  leamer. 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  A  mongrel,  as  a  cross  between  the  mastiff  and 
  hound. 
 
  3.  A  low  base  fellow;  also  a  prostitute.  [Scot.] 
 
  Thieves,  limmers,  and  broken  men  of  the  Highlands. 
  --Sir  W. 
  Scott. 
 
  4.  (Naut.)  A  man  rope  at  the  side  of  a  ladder.