meecher

noun
meech·​er | \ -chə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of meecher

1 now dialectal : one that sneaks about or behaves dishonestly or dishonorably : pander, thief
2 now dialectal : truant

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History and Etymology for meecher

Middle English mucher, micher, mecher, thief, pander, from muchen, michen, mechen + -er

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“Meecher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/meecher. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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