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outfitter

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noun out·fit·ter \-ˌfi-tər\

Simple Definition of outfitter

  • : a business that provides equipment, supplies, and often trained guides for activities such as hunting, hiking, etc.; also : a guide who works for such a business

  • : a person or business that sells men's clothing

Full Definition of outfitter

  1. :  one that outfits: as a :  haberdasher b :  a business providing equipment, supplies, and often trained guides (as for hunting trips); also :  a guide working for such an outfitter

Examples of outfitter

  1. Hunters say it's the best outfitter in the state.

  2. Our outfitter showed us where the deer feed.



1846

First Known Use of outfitter

1846


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