What is another word for eighter?

Pronunciation: [ˈe͡ɪtə] (IPA)

Synonyms for Eighter:

What are the hypernyms for Eighter?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Eighter

But I remembered how I had heard that same tune overhead at night in a gale of wind a fortnight earlier, and I am not ashamed to say that the same sensation came over me now, and I wished myself well out of the Helen B., and aboard of any old cargo-dragger, with a windmill on deck, and an eighty-nine-forty-eighter for captain, and a fresh leak whenever it breezed up.
"Man Overboard!"
F(rancis) Marion Crawford
They were too powerful to be resisted with impunity; and while the ancestor of the Clanrickardes assumed the Irish title of Mac William Oughter, or the Upper, Edmund Burke, the progenitor of the Viscounts of Mayo, took the appellation of Mac William eighter, or the Lower.
"An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800"
Mary Frances Cusack

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