can·​er | \ ˈkā-nər How to pronounce caner (audio) \

Definition of caner

: one who canes chairs

Examples of caner in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Boone had reportedly been battling caner, according to ESPN. Ashley Boucher,, "Football Coach Herman Boone Played by Denzel Washington in Remember the Titans Dies at 84," 18 Dec. 2019 The Eagles and Mustangs played for children dealing with pediatric caner. Marcus Gutierrez, Houston Chronicle, "Atascocita routs Kingwood in district opener," 16 Sep. 2019 The fans filled the stands with gold towels and gold shirts to support pediatric caner in Gold, Fight, Win. Marcus Gutierrez, Houston Chronicle, "Atascocita routs Kingwood in district opener," 16 Sep. 2019 When Carol Scott died, in 2013, of pancreatic caner, Ms. Long was just as sympathetic. Tammy La Gorce, New York Times, "A New Life for an Old-School Couple," 2 Feb. 2018 There will be demonstrations by a blacksmith, weaver, spinner, knitter, chair caner and wood/stone carver. Rebecca Seymour, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "10 things to do in Lake Country in September," 28 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of caner

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Caner.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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