Definition of macer in English:


Line breaks: macer
Pronunciation: /ˈmeɪsə


  • (In Scotland) an official who keeps order in a law court.
    More example sentences
    • The macer made room for the son of the presiding judge.
    • As a court officer or macer, you must have good communication skills.
    • It, in the first place, in express terms declares the office of macer to be hereditary, and the acting macer to be merely a deputy.


Middle English: from Old French massier, from masse (see mace1).

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