Origin of floorer
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Examples from the Web for floorer
Just fancy, sir, being able to give him a floorer without helping it.Fix Bay'nets
George Manville Fenn
Were your drawing rooms and your second floorer on terms of intimacy?Great Porter Square, v. 1
Benjamin Leopold Farjeon
Which to take the first of the turnstile wings is the floorer.
"Take that, then," said the other, and gave him a floorer; but he was prevented from falling by those around him.Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II.
Floorer, a blow sufficiently strong to knock a man down, or bring him to the floor.The Slang Dictionary
John Camden Hotten