English Dictionary

Pioneers in dictionary publishing since 1819

taverner (ˈtævənə Pronunciation for taverner

Definitions

noun

  1. (archaic) a keeper of a tavern
  2. (obsolete) a constant frequenter of taverns

Taverner (ˈtævənə Pronunciation for Taverner

Definitions

noun

  1. John. ?1495–1545, English composer, esp of church music; best known for the mass Western Wynde, based on a secular song

Example Sentences Including 'taverner'

Again no suspicions fell upon his companions, so questions were asked of the taverner.
Grace, C.L A Shrine of Murders
Colum insisted on paying the taverner 's fee, drained the dregs from his cup and gestured at Kathryn to remain seated.
Grace, C.L A Shrine of Murders
`On the orders of the Archbishop, I had already ordered every taverner in the city to inform me of any sudden deaths.
Grace, C.L A Shrine of Murders

Comments

Log in to comment on this word.