Painter

Noun

  • (US) A mountain lion, by mispronunciation of "panther".
  • A laborer or workman who paints surfaces using a paintbrush or other means.
  • (nautical) A rope connected to the bow of a boat, used to attach it to e.g. a jetty or another boat. [from 17th c.]
  • An artist who paints pictures.
  • (obsolete) A chain or rope used to attach the shank of an anchor to the side of a ship when not in use. [14th-17th c.]

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