[fawr-poh-ster, fohr-]

Origin of fourposter

First recorded in 1815–25; four + post1 + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for fourposter

Historical Examples of fourposter

  • There is much to be said for a fourposter, but this is not the place in which to say it.

    A Book of Ghosts

    Sabine Baring-Gould