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faller Syllabification: fall·er
Pronunciation: /ˈfôlər/

Definition of faller in English:

noun

North American A person who fells trees for a living.
Example sentences
  • How well these fallers buck the timber determines the efficiency of the whole operation.
  • At one time, the company had its own in-house certified logging instructor who would ensure that the training needs of the 10 or more hand fallers were met.
  • We can hear the saws of the fallers, still cutting above rock cliffs on the steep mountainside.

Words that rhyme with faller

brawler, caller, crawler, drawler, forestaller, hauler, installer, mauler, Paula, stonewaller, trawler

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