vamper

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

vamp +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

vamper (plural vampers)

  1. One who vamps; one who creates or repairs by piecing old things together; a cobbler.

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare vaunt.

Verb[edit]

vamper (third-person singular simple present vampers, present participle vampering, simple past and past participle vampered)

  1. (UK, Scotland, dialect) To swagger; to make an ostentatious show.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Jamieson to this entry?)

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

vamper

  1. to vamp (seduce)

Conjugation[edit]