- a person who fights with a sword, esp one who practises the art of fencing
- chiefly Austral NZ a person who erects and repairs fences
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Sporta person who practices the art of fencing with a sword, foil, etc.
- Sporta person who fences.
- Sporta horse trained to jump barriers, as for show or sport.
- British Terms[Australian.]a person who builds or repairs fences.
- fence + -er1 1565–75