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fruiterer

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noun fruit·er·er \ˈfrü-tər-ər\

Definition of fruiterer

chiefly British

  1. :  a person who deals in fruit



Origin of fruiterer

Middle English, modification of Anglo-French fruiter, from fruit


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with fruiterer


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