fencer

[ fen-ser ]
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noun
  1. a person who practices the art of fencing with a sword, foil, etc.

  2. a person who fences.

  1. a horse trained to jump barriers, as for show or sport.

  2. Australian. a person who builds or repairs fences.

Origin of fencer

1
First recorded in 1565–75; fence + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for fencer

fencer

/ (ˈfɛnsə) /


noun
  1. a person who fights with a sword, esp one who practises the art of fencing

  2. mainly Australian and NZ a person who erects and repairs fences

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