Origin of mounter

First recorded in 1600–10; mount1 + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for mounter

Historical Examples of mounter

  • Drury Lane isnt in it with us, though what the blazes you are doing as a Mounter beats me.

    The Lady of North Star

    Ottwell J. Binns

  • As, however, it was only a “mounter,” it was thought best to keep the hawk for the chance of a ringer later on.

  • The great foes of Turner, as of all other great colorists especially, are the picture cleaner and the mounter.

  • The mounter advances facing her, and, close to the horse's shoulder, can perform his office in three different ways.