thresher

play
noun thresh·er \ˈthre-shər, ˈthra-\

Definition of thresher

  1. 1 :  one that threshes; especially :  threshing machine

  2. 2 :  thresher shark

13th Century

First Known Use of thresher

13th century


THRESHER Defined for Kids

thresher

play
noun thresh·er \ˈthra-shər, ˈthre-\

Definition of thresher for Students


Learn More about thresher


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up thresher? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

clear to the understanding

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • istock-refers-to-this-as-a-tumble-of-strawberries-which-sounded-pretty-nice-to-us
  • Which is a synonym of garner?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!