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Definition of Palter

Palter
Palter Pal"ter, v. t. To trifle with; to waste; to squander in paltry ways or on worthless things. [Obs.] ``Palter out your time in the penal statutes.' --Beau. & Fl.
Palter
Palter Pal"ter, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Paltered; p. pr. & vb. n. Paltering.] [See Paltry.] 1. To haggle. [Obs.] --Cotgrave. 2. To act in insincere or deceitful manner; to play false; to equivocate; to shift; to dodge; to trifle. Romans, that have spoke the word, And will not palter. --Shak. Who never sold the truth to serve the hour, Nor paltered with eternal God for power. --Tennyson. 3. To babble; to chatter. [Obs.]

Meaning of Palter from wikipedia

- Palter is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Jesse Palter, American singer-songwriter Morris Palter, Canadian musician Scott Palter, American...
- Daniel Scott Palter (died February 17, 2020) was a game designer who worked primarily on wargames and role-playing games. Scott Palter received an AB...
- Jesse Palter (born in Detroit, MI) is an American singer-songwriter and recording artist. Palter's work ranges from pop to jazz. She released her debut...
- Morris Palter is a Canadian drummer/percussionist who specializes in contemporary/classical chamber and solo percussion music. He also plays novelty ragtime...
- made board, role-playing, and war games. It was founded by Daniel Scott Palter in 1974 in New York City, but later moved to Honesdale, Pennsylvania. Its...
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- practice of equivocation. Shakespeare, by having Macbeth say that demons "palter...in a double sense" and "keep the promise to our ear/And break it to our...