verb (used with object)
Origin of leister
Examples from the Web for leister
The leister of which Master Pearson spoke is a three-pronged fork used for spearing fish.John Deane of Nottingham|W.H.G. Kingston
Leister, her Governor, called on the other colonies for aid.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene
Under all circumstances, to be quite candid, we remonstrate against the leister.
He struck it with his barbed spear, called on Tweed a leister, and in a moment had it into his boat.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)|James Hogg