noun Chiefly British Dialect.
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Historical Examples of kelter
Once there was a Gentleman of the deepest dye who was all out of Kelter.Ade's Fables
Mrs. Kelter thought it would be better to send for her husband, who was employed as fireman on the emigrant ferryboat.
To us, alone and in peril, this diary assumed an epochal importance entirely out of kelter with its face value.The Portal of Dreams
Charles Neville Buck
Kelter began a soft and soothing discourse which led nowhere at first but ended finally in a re-order for four hot Scotches.The Danger Mark
Robert W. Chambers
But I reckin I must a-been blinded, whut wid things bein' so out of kelter round the 'partmint.J. Poindexter, Colored
Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb