noun whit·taw·er \ˈhwiˌtȯ(ə)r also ˈwi-\
variants: less commonly



Definition of whittawer



  1. 1 archaic :  one who processes skins by tawing (as to form rawhide)

  2. 2 chiefly dialectal :  a harness maker :  saddler

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Origin and Etymology of whittawer

Middle English whittawer, from whitlether whitleather + tawer

First Known Use: 12th century

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