Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A workman whose business it is to shape boots or shoes, or place leather smoothly, on lasts
  • n. A tool for stretching leather on a last.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A workman whose business it is to shape boots or shoes, or place leather smoothly, on lasts; a tool for stretching leather on a last.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. in shoemaking:
  • n. One who fits the parts of shoes to lasts preparatory to the subsequent operations, especially in a shoe-factory.
  • n. A tool like a pair of pincers used in stretching the upper-leather of a boot or shoe on the last.

Etymologies

last +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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