chaser etymology

English word chaser comes from Old French chaceor (Hunter. Hunting horse.)

Detailed word origin of chaser

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
chaceor Old French (fro) Hunter. Hunting horse.
chasour Middle English (enm)
chaser English (eng) (Israel) A shot of hard liquor.. (archaic) A hunter. [from 15th c.]. (logging) one who unhooks chokers from the logs at the landing.. (logging, obsolete) Someone that follows logs out of the forest in order to signal a yarder engineer to stop them if they become fouled (also called a frogger).. (slang, pejorative) A tranny chaser.. A horse: (originally) a horse used for hunting; (now) a [...]