Origin of dosser1
Definition for dosser (2 of 2)
noun Chiefly British.
Examples from the Web for dosser
Leastways so the Dosser explains it, of course it is all Tommy rot.
In fact, the modern “dosser” is better and more decently housed.The Great North Road: York to Edinburgh|Charles G. Harper
Dosser, dos′er, n. a rich hanging of tapestry for the walls of a hall or of a chancel: a pannier.
I hope 'tis not the first time you have seen a child carried out of town in a dosser for fear of the plague.A Select Collection of Old English Plays (11 of 15)|W. Carew Hazlitt