follow Dictionary.com

Capitol vs. capital? What's the difference?

hooktender

[hoo k-ten-der] /ˈhʊkˌtɛn dər/
noun
1.
(in lumbering) the supervisor of a rigging crew.
Origin of hooktender
1905-1910
1905-10; hook1 + tender3
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for hooktender

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hooktender

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for hooktender