Origin of ditcher
Examples from the Web for ditcher
Slowly the hedger and ditcher goes back to his work, where in the shade under the bushes even now the dew lingers.Hodge and His Masters|Richard Jefferies
Why, thou rascal, said he to the ditcher, didst thou not tell me it was hard at bottom?
Any comparison between the material comfort of a Kentucky slave and an English ditcher and delver would be preposterous.North America, Volume II (of 2)|Anthony Trollope
The chief ditcher had by the day seven pence, the second ditcher six pence, the other ditchers five pence.The Survey of London|John Stow
When she raised her head, there before her stood her astonished husband, "as bloody as a butcher and as muddy as a ditcher."Revolutionary Reader|Sophie Lee Foster