Prizer

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Prizer One who contends for a prize; a prize fighter; a challenger. "Appeareth no man yet to answer the prizer ."
    • n Prizer One who estimates or sets the value of a thing; an appraiser.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n prizer One who estimates or determines the value of a thing; an appraiser.
    • n prizer One who competes for a prize, as a prizefighter, a wrestler, etc.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Prizer (Shak.) one who competes for a prize
    • n Prizer (Shak.) an appraiser
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See 1st Prize
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. priser—O. Fr. pris, price (Fr. prix)—L. pretium, price.

Usage

In literature:

Staring backers with square hats stood round the roped prizering.
"Ulysses" by James Joyce
He is an ill prizer of foreign commodity; worse of his own, for that he rates too high, this under value.
"Character Writings of the 17th Century" by Various
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In news:

Another listener gets qualified for a trip to Phoenix to see Taylor Swift out at Prizer Point Marina in Cadiz, KY with Cricket.
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