noun (1)
keel·​er | \ ˈkēlə(r)\
plural -s

Definition of keeler

 (Entry 1 of 3)

now chiefly dialectal
: a broad shallow tub (as for a liquid or washing something)


noun (2)
\ "\
plural -s

Definition of keeler (Entry 2 of 3)

dialectal, England


noun (3)
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plural -s

Definition of keeler (Entry 3 of 3)

: a boat having a keel especially : keelboat

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History and Etymology for keeler

Noun (1)

Middle English kelare, a tub used for cooling liquids, from kelen to cool + -are -er

Noun (2)

keel entry 2 + -er

Noun (3)

keel entry 3 + -er

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