Definition of Lurcher. Meaning of Lurcher. Synonyms of Lurcher

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Definition of Lurcher

Lurcher
Lurcher Lurch"er, n. [See Lurch to lurk.] 1. One that lurches or lies in wait; one who watches to pilfer, or to betray or entrap; a poacher. 2. (Zo["o]l.) One of a mongrel breed of dogs said to have been a cross between the sheep dog, greyhound, and spaniel. It hunts game silently, by scent, and is often used by poachers.
Lurcher
Lurcher Lurch"er, n. [L. lurco, lurcho, a glutton. See 1st Lurch.] A glutton; a gormandizer. [Obs.]

Meaning of Lurcher from wikipedia

- sheepdog. The word 'lurcher' is derived from the medieval French lerce Lurcher was first used with this meaning in 1668 from the verb 'lurch' — 'lurk'. The...
- HMS Lurcher HMS Lurcher (1761) was a 6-gun cutter, previously the French Comtesse d'Ayen. She was captured in 1761 and sold in 1763. HMS Lurcher (1763)...
- Lurch may refer to: Lurch (The Addams Family), fictional butler in the 1960s American television series Lurch McDuck, fictional character, Scrooge McDuck's...
- Lurch (whose first name is unknown) is a fictional character created by American cartoonist Charles Addams as a manservant to The Addams Family. In the...
- HMS Lurcher was a modified Acheron-class destroyer, named after the lurcher-type dog, and the fifth ship of the Royal Navy to bear the name; when new...
- Jeffare (2001). Lurchers and Longdogs. K9 Perspective Magazine 1: 11. Archived 26 August 2003. Deborah Blount (February 2000).The Lurcher Submission. ****ociation...
- Singleton (born September 15, 1976), better known by his stage name Big Lurch, is a convicted murderer and former rapper. He is serving a life sentence...
- 1798, Lurcher and the hired armed cutter Nimrod recaptured the Roebuck packet, which the French privateer Adelaide had captured on 20 March. Lurcher and...
- Star Trek and I Dream of Jeannie, and may be best known for the role of Lurch on The Addams Family in the mid-1960s. He is also known for narrating The...
- This is the discography of American rapper Big Lurch. It's All Bad Released: March 16, 2004 Label: Blackmarket Records Da Family Released: June 2, 1998...