noun (1)
crowd·​er | \ ˈkrau̇də(r), -rüd- \
plural -s

Definition of crowder

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : one that plays a crowd
2 dialectal, England : fiddler


noun (2)
crowd·​er | \ ˈkrau̇də(r) \
plural -s

Definition of crowder (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : one that crowds that type of fighter, a crowder with both hands milling at all timesRing
2 British : a worker who loads handmade bricks on barrows

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History and Etymology for crowder

Noun (1)

Middle English crowdere, from crowde fiddle + -ere -er

Noun (2)

crowd entry 1 + -er

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“Crowder.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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