spencer

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

1spen·cer

noun \ˈspen(t)-sər\

Definition of SPENCER

:  a short waist-length jacket

Origin of SPENCER

George John, 2d earl Spencer †1834 English politician
First Known Use: 1795

2spencer

noun

Definition of SPENCER

:  a trysail abaft the foremast or mainmast

Origin of SPENCER

probably from the name Spencer
First Known Use: 1840

Rhymes with SPENCER

Spen·cer

biographical name \ˈspen(t)-sər\

Definition of SPENCER

Herbert 1820–1903 Eng. philos.

Rhymes with SPENCER

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