Definition of limeburner in English:

limeburner

Line breaks: lime|burn¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪmbəːnə/

noun

historical
A person whose job was burning limestone in order to obtain lime.
More example sentences
  • The lime burner would thrust a bundle of burning twigs into the 'eye' or fire grate which was usually covered with a heavy iron door.

Definition of limeburner in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day oleaginous
Pronunciation: ˌōlēˈajənəs
adjective
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily