Daker

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Daker (O. Eng. & Scots Law) A measure of certain commodities by number, usually ten or twelve, but sometimes twenty; as, a daker of hides consisted of ten skins; a daker of gloves of ten pairs.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • daker See dacker.
    • n daker Same as dicker.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.i Daker dā′kėr (Scot.) to lounge, saunter
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Dicker

Usage

In literature:

I'm working on a thing that'll take the whine out of the Daker.
"Half Portions" by Edna Ferber
But Daker's attentions were idiosyncrasies.
"The Cockaynes in Paris" by Blanchard Jerrold
He discovered one day a cow-path between Daker's and an old Mill at Grapevine Bridge.
"Campaigns of a Non-Combatant," by George Alfred Townsend
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In news:

Cobb Superior Court Judge Mary Staley minced no words at Monday's sentencing hearing for convicted murderer Waseem Daker .
Waseem Daker , a convicted stalker, is defending himself against charges that he murdered the roommate of his stalking victim.
Daker called his first witness Tuesday.
MARIETTA — The prosecution's final witness in the Waseem Daker murder trial told jurors that a hair found under Karmen Smith's shirt on her lifeless body was matched by nuclear DNA to Daker .
Daker was convicted of killing 30-year-old Karmen Smith and stabbing her 5-year-old son Nick, who survived the attack.
The jury began deliberating shortly before 10 am Friday and returned a guilty verdict against Waseem Daker in less than five hours.
Waseem Daker spent nearly 10 years.
Waseem Daker, a convicted stalker , is defending himself against charges that he murdered the roommate of his stalking victim.
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