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os·tler

 (ŏs′lər)
n.
Variant of hostler.

ostler

(ˈɒslə) or

hostler

n
(Horse Training, Riding & Manège) archaic a stableman, esp one at an inn
[C15: variant of hostler, from hostel]

hos•tler

(ˈhɒs lər, ˈɒs lər)

n.
1. a person who takes care of horses, esp. at an inn.
2. a person who services trains, buses, etc., or maintains large machines.
[1350–1400; Middle English; variant of hosteler]

ostler

- A stableman at an inn.
See also related terms for inn.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ostler - someone employed in a stable to take care of the horsesostler - someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses
hired hand, hired man, hand - a hired laborer on a farm or ranch; "the hired hand fixed the railing"; "a ranch hand"
Translations

ostler

(archaic) [ˈɒsləʳ] N (esp Brit) → mozo m de cuadra

ostler

n (Hist) → Stallknecht m
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