Definition of cellarer in English:

cellarer

Line breaks: cel|lar¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛlərə
 
/

noun

1The person in a monastery who is responsible for provisioning and catering.
More example sentences
  • Within the abbey, some monks had particular jobs to do and specific titles, such as the cellarer.
1.1A cellarman.
More example sentences
  • André Simon was, unsurprisingly, a leading light and the original cellarer and treasurer.
  • I had the cellarer bring me a flask of good de Nef wine, all for nothing.
  • She thought about how lonely and cold the cellarer's job had to be. ‘Mother is lucky in comparison.’

Definition of cellarer in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day nous
Pronunciation: naʊs
noun
common sense; practical intelligence