Pamperer
Pamperer \Pam"per*er\, n. One who, or that which, pampers. --Cowper. [1913 Webster]

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  • pamperer — noun see pamper …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pamperer — See pamper. * * * …   Universalium

  • pamperer — noun Agent noun of pamper; one who pampers …   Wiktionary

  • pamperer — pæmpÉ™rÉ™(r) n. one who indulges, one who spoils, coddler …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pamperer — pam·per·er …   English syllables

  • pamperer — noun someone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence • Syn: ↑spoiler, ↑coddler, ↑mollycoddler • Derivationally related forms: ↑mollycoddle (for: ↑mollycoddler), ↑coddle …   Useful english dictionary

  • coddler — noun someone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence • Syn: ↑pamperer, ↑spoiler, ↑mollycoddler • Derivationally related forms: ↑mollycoddle (for: ↑mollycoddler), ↑coddle, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • mollycoddler — noun someone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence • Syn: ↑pamperer, ↑spoiler, ↑coddler • Derivationally related forms: ↑mollycoddle, ↑coddle (for: ↑coddler), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pamper — transitive verb (pampered; pampering) Etymology: Middle English, probably of Dutch origin; akin to Dutch dialect pamperen to pamper Date: 14th century 1. archaic to cram with rich food ; glut 2. a. to treat with extreme or excessive care and… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pamper — pamperedly, adv. pamperedness, n. pamperer, n. /pam peuhr/, v.t. 1. to treat or gratify with extreme or excessive indulgence, kindness, or care: to pamper a child; to pamper one s stomach. 2. Archaic. to overfeed, esp. with very rich food; glut.… …   Universalium

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