- a person who digs ditches.
- a person who ditches.
- ditchdigger(def 3).
Origin of ditcher
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Examples from the Web for ditcher
The ditcher's art is to remove the obstacles to a freer flow.
There's been a ditcher in his family, and there may have been a duke.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete
It was because for the time you had been a hedger and ditcher.The Duke's Children
And word was sent far and near, to squire and farmer, hedger and ditcher.The Measure of a Man
Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
He was, it seemed, a “hedger and ditcher,” and his leathern gauntlets and billhook lay beside him on the ale-house bench.The Brighton Road
Charles G. Harper