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Definition of "ostler" []

  • Variant of hostler. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "ostler" in a sentence
  • "Then stepping to the kitchen door, with an audible voice he called the ostler, and in a very graceful accent said, "D-- n your blood, you cock-eyed son of a bitch, bring me my boots! did not you hear me call?""
  • ""Probably one of the inn servants, because he called the ostler by name."
  • "_ Mr. Marsh asked me to go and call the ostler up, and tell him to get a post chaise and four immediately."