furtherer
noun see further II

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  • Furtherer — Fur ther*er, n. One who furthers. or helps to advance; a promoter. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • furtherer — See further. * * * …   Universalium

  • furtherer — fur·ther·er …   English syllables

  • furtherer — thərə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from furtheren + er : one that furthers …   Useful english dictionary

  • further — furtherer, n. /ferr dheuhr/, compar. adv. and adj. of far with superl. furthest, v. adv. 1. at or to a greater distance; farther: I m too tired to go further. 2. at or to a more advanced point; to a greater extent: Let s not discuss it further. 3 …   Universalium

  • Patron — Pa tron, n. [F., fr. L. patronus, fr. pater a father. See {Paternal}, and cf. {Patroon}, {Padrone}, {Pattern}.] 1. One who protects, supports, or countenances; a defender. Patron of my life and liberty. Shak. The patron of true holiness. Spenser …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • patron saint — Patron Pa tron, n. [F., fr. L. patronus, fr. pater a father. See {Paternal}, and cf. {Patroon}, {Padrone}, {Pattern}.] 1. One who protects, supports, or countenances; a defender. Patron of my life and liberty. Shak. The patron of true holiness.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Patrons of Husbandry — Patron Pa tron, n. [F., fr. L. patronus, fr. pater a father. See {Paternal}, and cf. {Patroon}, {Padrone}, {Pattern}.] 1. One who protects, supports, or countenances; a defender. Patron of my life and liberty. Shak. The patron of true holiness.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • further — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English furthor (akin to Old High German furthar further), comparative, from the base of Old English forth forth Date: before 12th century 1. farther 1 < my ponies are tired, and I have further to go… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Jacobus van Meteren — Sir Jacobus van Meteren (b. 1519?) was the financier and printer of early English versions of the Bible. He was involved in the printing of an edition of Tyndale s New Testament in 1535 (Herbert #15). The Coverdale Bible of 1535 (Herbert #18) may …   Wikipedia

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