Chaunter


Related to Chaunter: Characteristical, ameliorating, convolute, sassing, Muckender, shabbily

Chaunt´er


n.1.A street seller of ballads and other broadsides.
2.A deceitful, tricky dealer or horse jockey.
He was a horse chaunter; he's a leg now.
- Dickens.
3.The flute of a bagpipe. See Chanter, n., 3.
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A scenic chaunter through the trees, steadily puffing up the 700-feet incline, with table service from the attentive restaurant staff.