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for·est·er

 (fôr′ĭ-stər, fŏr′-)
n.
1. One who is trained in forestry.
2. One that inhabits a forest.
3. Any of various chiefly black noctuid moths of the subfamily Agaristinae.

forester

(ˈfɒrɪstə)
n
1. (Forestry) a person skilled in forestry or in charge of a forest
2. (Animals) any of various Old World moths of the genus Ino, characterized by brilliant metallic green wings: family Zygaenidae
3. a person or animal that lives in a forest
4. (Forestry) (capital) a member of the Ancient Order of Foresters, a friendly society

Forester

(ˈfɒrɪstə)
n
(Biography) C(ecil) S(cott) 1899–1966, English novelist; creator of Captain Horatio Hornblower in a series of novels on the Napoleonic Wars

for•est•er

(ˈfɔr ə stər, ˈfɒr-)

n.
1. an expert in forestry.
2. an officer having responsibility for the maintenance of a forest.
3. an animal of the forest.
4. any moth of the family Agaristidae, typically black with two yellowish or whitish spots on each wing.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Old French]

For•est•er

(ˈfɔr ə stər, ˈfɒr-)

n.
C(ecil) S(cott), 1899–1966, English novelist.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Forester - English writer of adventure novels featuring Captain Horatio Hornblower (1899-1966)
2.forester - someone trained in forestryforester - someone trained in forestry    
farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster - a person who operates a farm
Translations
حِراجي، حارِس غابَه
lesník
forstmandskovfoged
metsäläinenmetsänhoitaja
erdészerdőkerülőerdőlakóerdőőr
skógræktarmaîur, skógarvörîur
ormancı

forester

[ˈfɒrɪstəʳ] N (= expert) → ingeniero/a m/f de montes; (= keeper) → guardabosques mf inv

forester

[ˈfɒrɪstər] nforestier/ière m/fforest fire nincendie m de forêtforest floor nsol m de la forêtforest ranger ngarde mf forestier/ière

forester

nFörster(in) m(f)

forester

[ˈfɒrɪstəʳ] nguardia forestale

forest

(ˈforist) noun
1. (a large piece of) land covered with trees.
2. an area of land in which animals, especially deer, are kept. a deer forest.
ˈforested adjective
covered with forest.
ˈforester noun
a person who works in a forest or is involved in forestry.
ˈforestry noun
(the science of) growing and looking after forests.
adjective
a forestry worker.
References in classic literature ?
But an I would, I could not, for that the accuser came masked by night, and told the forester, and straightway got him hence again, and so the forester knoweth him not.
I will guide you by the secret paths of the forest, known as well to me as to any forester that ranges it, and I will not leave you till you are under safe conduct of some chief or baron going to the tournament, whose good-will you have probably the means of securing.
And the big brown elephant catchers, the trackers and drivers and ropers, and the men who know all the secrets of breaking the wildest elephants, passed him from one to the other, and they marked his forehead with blood from the breast of a newly killed jungle-cock, to show that he was a forester, initiated and free of all the jungles.
Here for some years dwelt one Hugh Fitzooth as Head Forester, with his good wife and son Robert.
When the forester had got his potation also, he quietly took his seat on the end of one of the logs that lay nigh the fires, and the slight interruption produced by his entrance seemed to he forgotten.
There was once a forester who went into the forest to hunt, and as he entered it he heard a sound of screaming as if a little child were there.
Now the Sheriff of Nottingham swore that he himself would bring this knave Robin Hood to justice, and for two reasons: first, because he wanted the two hundred pounds, and next, because the forester that Robin Hood had killed was of kin to him.
I have read in a Hindoo book, that "there was a king's son, who, being expelled in infancy from his native city, was brought up by a forester, and, growing up to maturity in that state, imagined himself to belong to the barbarous race with which he lived.
The distinguished and resolute forester who first penetrated the wilds of the latter state, was of the number.
It is impossible for me to say what terrific meaning was hidden in the words of this brown forester, but I know that the other passengers looked on in a sort of admiring horror, and that presently the boat was put back to the wharf, and as many of the Pioneers as could be coaxed or bullied into going away, were got rid of.
These feeble and broken sounds were, however, too familiar to the foresters to draw their attention from the more interesting matter of their dialogue.
Drag him forth, and let the foresters and the porters scourge him from the precincts