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Definition of Hostler

Hostler
Hostler Hos"tler, n. [OE. hosteler, osteler, innkeeper, OF. hostelier, F. h[^o]telier. See Hostel, and cf. Hospitaler, Hosteler.] 1. An innkeeper. [Obs.] See Hosteler. 2. The person who has the care of horses at an inn or stable; hence, any one who takes care of horses; a groom; -- so called because the innkeeper formerly attended to this duty in person. 3. (Railroad) The person who takes charge of a locomotive when it is left by the engineer after a trip.

Meaning of Hostler from wikipedia

- A hostler or ostler /ˈɒstlər/ is a groom or stableman, who is emplo**** in a stable to take care of horses, usually at an inn. In the twentieth century...
- the train, train speed, and all train handling. In American English, a hostler moves engines around train yards, but does not take them out on the normal...
- Charles Warren Hostler (December 12, 1919 – September 28, 2014 San Diego, California) was the American Amb****ador to Bahrain from 1989–1993, as a political...
- Jim Hostler is an American football coach who is a senior offensive ****istant for the Washington Commanders of the National Football League (NFL). He...
- use the Arabic/Hindustani word sais or syce instead of "groom". Farrier Hostler Strapper "groom (n.1)". Online Etymology Dictionary. Douglas Harper. Retrieved...
- Riding around in the back of his 1951 Mercury, with band roadie Larry Hostler driving, Roth listened repeatedly to the tune. To come up with a lyric...
- difficulty) Jolley (2005: ch. 7), Gregory Brown's chapter in Jolley (1995), Hostler (1975), and Riley (1996). Loemker: 59, fn 16. Translation revised. Loemker:...
- Editing at the 83rd Academy Awards, but lost to Inception. While two yard hostlers are moving a mixed-freight Allegheny and West Virginia Railroad (AWVR)...
- December 2016. "Meridian". Dictionary.com. Retrieved 23 February 2019. Hostler TJ, Poerio GL, Blakey E (January 2019). "Still More Than a Feeling: Commentary...
- Hawkins allies himself with him instead. Prior to his arrival, Fergus the Hostler, the true confederate, met up with Jean and hid the baby in a basket. Jean...