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Definition of "sawyer" [saw•yer]

  • One that is employed in sawing wood. (noun)
  • Any of several long-horned beetles of the genus Monochamus having larvae that bore large holes in living or dead wood. (noun)
  • See snag. See Regional Note at preacher. (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 "sawyer" in a sentence
  • "Cornelius yeah i agree to who ever said locke needs to be in the middle. i dont even know why sawyer is in the middle on the island side. they should re-edit the tv show poster immediately before jan."
  • "Not the incident command team, or the head of the Interior Dept/Dept of Agriculture, but a chain sawyer?"
  • "i think kate should choose jack, sawyer is to sexy to be setteled with one girl. hes a player. its interesting to see who he will bed next? beside jack an kate have had chemistry from the start"