Tonsor

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Tonsor A barber.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tonsor A barber; one who shaves.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Tonsor a barber
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. tonsilistondēre, tonsum, to clip.

Usage

In literature:

Must I bear to be abus'd in this manner, by a vile Tonsor?
"The Politician Out-Witted" by Samuel Low
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In news:

Value-of-gain projections that account for future change in the marketplace offer a clearer picture of current opportunity, says Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University (KSU) ag economist, in a recent issue of In the Cattle Markets.
Domestic beef demand has surprised analysts, including myself, says Glynn Tonsor, Kansas State University agricultural economist.
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