bulker

1 of 2

noun (1)

plural -s
1
obsolete : a pickpocket's helper
2
archaic : strumpet, prostitute

bulker

2 of 2

noun (2)

bulk·​er
ˈbəlkə(r),
ˈbu̇l-
plural -s
: one that bulks
especially : a worker who bulks tobacco

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

perhaps from bulk entry 4 + -er

Noun (2)

bulk entry 2 + -er

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“Bulker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bulker. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

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