planter

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

plant·er

noun \ˈplan-tər\

: a container in which plants are grown

: a person who owns a plantation

: a machine that plants seeds in the ground

Full Definition of PLANTER

1
:  one that cultivates plants: as
a (1) :  farmer
(2) :  one who owns or operates a plantation
b :  a planting machine or implement
2
:  one who settles or founds a place and especially a new colony
3
:  a container in which ornamental plants are grown

Examples of PLANTER

  1. She bought a planter to put on their deck.
  2. a wealthy South American planter

First Known Use of PLANTER

14th century

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