toller

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

toll +‎ -er, from the verb.

Noun[edit]

toller (plural tollers)

  1. A person who tolls a bell; a bell ringer

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English toller, from Old English tollere; equivalent to toll +‎ -er, from the noun.

Noun[edit]

toller (plural tollers)

  1. A person who collects tolls; a toll keeper

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

toller (plural tollers)

  1. (dogs) Short for Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.

Translations[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese toller, from Latin tollere, present active infinitive of tollō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

toller (first-person singular present tollo, first-person singular preterite tollín, past participle tollido)

  1. (dated) to remove; to take away; to deprive
    Synonym: quitar
  2. (dated) to hinder; to impede
  3. to cripple, to maim
    Synonym: eivar
  4. to spoil
    Synonym: estragar

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • toller” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • toll” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • toller” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • toller” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • toller” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

toller

  1. inflected form of toll

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English tollere; equivalent to toll (toll) +‎ -er.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɔlər(ə)/, /ˈtɔlɛr(ə)/

Noun[edit]

toller (plural tolleres)

  1. A tollkeeper; one who collects tolls, levies or payments.

Descendants[edit]

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

toller m

  1. indefinite plural of toll

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tollere, present active infinitive of tollō.

Verb[edit]

toller (first-person singular present tollo, first-person singular preterite tollí, past participle tollido)

  1. (obsolete) to remove

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: The i in certain endings is absorbed by the ll or ñ.

Synonyms[edit]