cottar

Primary Meanings of cottar

1.
n
a peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands
2.
n
fastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together
Full Definitions of cottar
1

n a peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands

Synonyms:
cotter
Type of:
bucolic, peasant, provincial
a country person
2

n fastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together

Synonyms:
cotter
Types:
cotter pin
a cotter consisting of a split pin that is secured (after passing through a hole) by splitting the ends apart
Type of:
fastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast
restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place

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