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Definition of "cummer" []

  • The relationship of a godmother to the other god-parents, and the legal parents, of a child. (noun)
  • A female companion or intimate (of another woman) (noun)
  • Lass, the feminine equivalent of "fellow" (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cummer" in a sentence
  • "“Did I know Kate Happer?” replied the widow; “as well as the beggar knows his dish — a canty quean was Kate, and a special cummer of my ain maybe twenty years syne.”"
  • "“Ay, truly, cummer; and as poor Oliver often mistook friends for enemies while he was in life, his judgment cannot be thought to have mended now.”"
  • "“Take back your beads, cummer; I know no legerdemain, can do no conjuring tricks,” said the mediciner, who, more moved than perhaps his rugged nature had anticipated, endeavoured to avoid receiving the ill omened gift."
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