an·​aun·​ters | \ əˈnantə(r)z\

Definition of anaunters

now dialectal, England
: on the chance that : lest

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First Known Use of anaunters

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anaunters

Middle English anaunter (from an—from Old English, variant of on— + aunter, variant of aventure adventure) + -s

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to make a temporary encampment

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