heeler

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noun heel·er \ˈhē-lər\

Definition of heeler

  1. 1a :  one that heelsb :  australian cattle dog

  2. 2a :  a henchman of a local political bossb :  a worker for a local party organization; especially :  ward heeler

1647

First Known Use of heeler

1647


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