feller


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fell·er 1

 (fĕl′ər)
n.
1. A lumberjack.
2. One that fells seams.

fel·ler 2

 (fĕl′ər)
n. Informal
A man or boy; a fellow.

feller

(ˈfɛlə)
n
1. a person or thing that fells
2. (Knitting & Sewing) an attachment on a sewing machine for felling seams

feller

(ˈfɛlə)
n
a nonstandard variant of fellow

fell•er1

(ˈfɛl ər)

n.
Informal. fellow.
[1815–25; orig. dial.]

fell•er2

(ˈfɛl ər)

n.
a person or thing that fells.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.feller - a person who fells treesfeller - a person who fells trees    
laborer, labourer, manual laborer, jack - someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor
scorer - a logger who marks trees to be felled
2.feller - a boy or manfeller - a boy or man; "that chap is your host"; "there's a fellow at the door"; "he's a likable cuss"; "he's a good bloke"
male person, male - a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
dog - informal term for a man; "you lucky dog"
Translations

feller

[ˈfeləʳ] Ntipo m, tío m (Sp)
References in classic literature ?
A nice, quiet--hic--goodhearted young feller like me, an' his daddy can't go to Europe--hup
It don't look well, now, for a feller to be praisin' himself; but I say it jest because it's the truth.
I think 't if a feller he'ps another feller when he's in trouble, and don't cuss, and don't do no mean things, nur noth'n' he ain' no business to do, and don't spell the Saviour's name with a little g, he ain't runnin' no resks--he's about as saift as he b'longed to a church.
em, you can only hear something like the wind, or maybe hear 'em talk; and when they're taking that feller away, you heave your cat after 'em and say, 'Devil follow corpse, cat follow devil, warts follow cat, I'm done with ye
Now there wasn't a screw about that feller anywhere but in his boot heels; so, if he needed a screwdriver, I reckoned I knowed why.
Curse me, but he was the strongest chap I ever struck, an' him a old feller, with a white moustache, one that thin you would think he couldn't throw a shadder.
Yer jest one little feller amongst a hull lot of others, and yeh've got to keep quiet an' do what they tell yeh.
An' he's a stout- hearted feller too, for when we saw the old tree all afire a- comin' across the fields one night, an' we thought as it war a boguy, Seth made no more ado, but he up to't as bold as a constable.
You've nigh slep' the clock around, young feller," was the greeting.
And here have I been knocking about, year after year, from pillar to post, as if I was no more than the commonest feller in the parish.
If he meant lamb,' he said, querulously, 'why didn't he say "lamb", so's a feller could hear him?
How would the count have borne his dearly loved daughter's illness had he not known that it was costing him a thousand rubles, and that he would not grudge thousands more to benefit her, or had he not known that if her illness continued he would not grudge yet other thousands and would take her abroad for consultations there, and had he not been able to explain the details of how Metivier and Feller had not understood the symptoms, but Frise had, and Mudrov had diagnosed them even better?