What does the word prospector mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Prospecter.

Usage examples for prospector

  1. He had an estate, half ranch, half farm, with a French- Canadian manager named Vigon, an old prospector who viewed every foot of land in the world with the eye of the discoverer. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  2. Does every prospector expect to find gold nuggets? – The Story of the Trapper by A. C. Laut
  3. The incandescent lamp travels about as fast as the prospector. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach