outfitter

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noun out·fit·ter \ ˈau̇t-ˌfi-tər \

Definition of outfitter

:one that outfits: such as
b :a business providing equipment, supplies, and often trained guides (as for hunting trips); also :a guide working for such an outfitter

Examples of outfitter in a Sentence

  1. Hunters say it's the best outfitter in the state.

  2. Our outfitter showed us where the deer feed.

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First Known Use of outfitter

1829


OUTFITTER Defined for English Language Learners

outfitter

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Definition of outfitter for English Language Learners

  • : a business that provides equipment, supplies, and often trained guides for activities such as hunting, hiking, etc.; also : a guide who works for such a business

  • : a person or business that sells men's clothing


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