What does the word trimmer mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • One who trims; a time- server.

Usage examples for trimmer

  1. And on other civic issues where he made no concealment of his opinions he was, according to Herbert Bigelow, the minister of The People's Church and a former city councilman, " never a trimmer, and those who have seen him in tight places never saw him crawl." – Frank H. Nelson of Cincinnati by Warren C. Herrick
  2. Trimmer and I are one. – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley