caber

play
noun ca·ber \ˈkā-bər, ˈkä-\

Definition of caber

  1. :  pole; especially :  a young tree trunk used for tossing as a trial of strength in a Scottish sport

Origin and Etymology of caber

Scottish Gaelic cabar


Learn More about caber


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up caber? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to fight against or to call in question

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!