pelter definition

  • noun:
    • A pinchpenny; a mean, sordid person; a miser; a skinflint.
    • one that pelts.
    • A pinchpenny; a mean, sordid person; a miser; a skinflint.
    • a person who or what pelts.
    • A shower of missiles; a storm, by falling rainfall, hailstones, etc.
    • A passion; a fit of anger.
    • A dealer in skins or hides; a skinner.
    • A mean, sordid person; a pinchpenny.
    • a trick.
    • In poker, a hand with no card higher than a nine no window of opportunity for a flush or straight: occasionally known as Chicago pelter. Also, kilter.
    • huge rain
    • a thrower of missiles

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