tinter

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[tin-ter]

Origin of tinter

1
First recorded in 1815–25; tint + -er1

tinter

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[tin-ter]
noun Western New England.
  1. seesaw.
Also teenter.

Origin of tinter

2
origin uncertain

Regional variation note

See seesaw.
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