castor

Part of speech: noun

One who or that which casts.

Part of speech: noun

A cruet, or a stand for cruets.

Part of speech: noun

A small roller for furniture.

Part of speech: noun

A beaver, or its fur; a hat.

Part of speech: noun

A heavy fabric for overcoats, etc.

Part of speech: noun

Same as CASTER.

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Usage examples "castor":

  1. The Eskimo mother has no green apples to contend with in her kindergarten and need never pour castor- oil upon the troubled waters. - "The New North", Agnes Deans Cameron.
  2. Reminded him that England expects that every man will take his castor- oil. - "Project Gutenberg, Deep Waters, by W.W. Jacobs", W.W. Jacobs.
  3. Afterwards administer as much castor- oil as you would give to a baby, or two or three grains of grey powder. - "The Domestic Cat", Gordon Stables.