rutter

[ruht-er]

Origin of rutter

1490–1500; variant of ruttier < Middle French routier, equivalent to route route + -ier -ier2
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  • Rutter and Staples were a trifle ostentatious with their cheerfulness.

    Torchy As A Pa

    Sewell Ford

  • I think that Staples and Rutter were too stunned to make any comment.

    Torchy As A Pa

    Sewell Ford

  • Do you think either Rutter or Staples gave me credit for that?

    Torchy As A Pa

    Sewell Ford

  • A Rutter should never be found guilty of anything that would degrade his name.

    Kennedy Square

    F. Hopkinson Smith

  • He was host, and Rutter was his guest; nothing else counted now.

    Kennedy Square

    F. Hopkinson Smith