tiler
noun see tile II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Tiler — Til er, n. [Of uncertain origin, but probably from E. tile, n.] A doorkeeper or attendant at a lodge of Freemasons. [Written also {tyler}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tiler — Til er, n. A man whose occupation is to cover buildings with tiles. Bancroft. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tiler — Recorded in the spellings of Tyler, Tiler and Tylor, this interesting surname is of Anglo Saxon and French origins. It was originally an occupational surname for a maker or layer of tiles. The derivation is either from the Olde English pre 7th… …   Surnames reference

  • tiler — UK [ˈtaɪlə(r)] / US [ˈtaɪlər] noun [countable] Word forms tiler : singular tiler plural tilers someone whose job is to put tiles on a wall, floor, or roof …   English dictionary

  • tiler — tile ► NOUN 1) a thin square or rectangular piece of baked clay, concrete, cork, etc., used for covering roofs, floors, or walls. 2) a thin, flat piece used in Scrabble, mah jong, and other games. ► VERB ▪ cover with tiles. ● on the tiles Cf. ↑on …   English terms dictionary

  • tiler — /tuy leuhr/, n. 1. a person who lays tiles. 2. Also, tyler. the doorkeeper of a Masonic lodge. [1250 1300; ME; see TILE, ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • tiler — noun A person who sets tile …   Wiktionary

  • tiler — til|er [ taılər ] noun count someone whose job is to put tiles on a wall, floor, or roof …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tiler — til·er || taɪlÉ™(r) n. one who installs and repairs tiles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tiler — liter …   Anagrams dictionary

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