follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

canaller

[kuh-nal-er, -naw-ler] /kəˈnæl ər, -ˈnɔ lər/
noun
1.
a freight boat built for use on canals.
2.
a worker on a canal boat, especially one that formerly plied the Erie Canal.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; canal + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for canaller

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for canaller

10
14
Scrabble Words With Friends