- quilter (n.) late 13c. (late 12c. as a surname); agent noun from QUILT (Cf. quilt) (v.).
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Quilter — Quilt er, n. One who, or that which, quilts. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Quilter — Roger Quilter (* 1. November 1877 in Hove; † 21. September 1953 in London) war ein englischer Komponist. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk 3 Werkauswahl 4 Weblinks … Deutsch Wikipedia
Quilter — This interesting and long established surname is of Old French origin, and is an occupational name for a maker of quilts and mattresses, and also of the quilted garments worn in battle instead of armour made of metal. The derivation is from the… … Surnames reference
quilter — quilt ► NOUN 1) a warm bed covering made of padding enclosed between layers of fabric and kept in place by lines of decorative stitching. 2) a bedspread of similar design. ► VERB (often as adj. quilted) ▪ join (layers of fabric or padding) with… … English terms dictionary
quilter — noun see quilt II … New Collegiate Dictionary
quilter — a very large fish (English dialect) … Dictionary of ichthyology
quilter — See quilt. * * * … Universalium
quilter — noun a) A person whose hobby or profession is making quilts. b) A person who uses a hand or machine stitch to decorate a quilt, or to sew together the layers of a quilt … Wiktionary
quilter — n. one who sews quilted patterns; one who makes blankets from layers of fabric and padding; padder, one who fills with soft stuffing … English contemporary dictionary
quilter — quilt·er … English syllables