[FRENCH] A seasonal worker.
Bonus: “chocka” as an abbreviation for “chockablock“.
It’s gone ten, the place is chocka, and Günter’s two saisonniers—one skinny girl in Hamlet black, the other plumper, frillier, and blonder—are busy with orders.
Definition from dictionary.reverso.net
A singer in a choir, especially a choirboy or choirgirl.
The national gendarmerie [police force] of Italy.
A leader or chief, especially a military dictator.
I thought my time had come on a few occasions, most recently when I was chasing a disgraced caudillo out of his estancia, down the steps and into the man-high grasses of one of the great blue-green fields that stretched to the horizon.
Definition from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition (via Wordnik)
An artificer who cuts, polishes, and engraves precious stones; hence, a dealer in precious stones.
Over the past weeks in Paris, in the hours between other tasks, he has narrowed a list of seven lapidaries to three, then to one: a half-Algerian named Dupont who came of age cutting opal.
Definition from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (via Wordnik)
A specialist in equine hoof care, including the trimming and balancing of horses’ hooves and the placing of shoes on their hooves, if necessary.
A farrier combines some blacksmith’s skills (fabricating, adapting, and adjusting metal shoes) with some veterinarian’s skills (knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the lower limb) to care for horses’ feet.
I will not stand in the way of your exploring possibilities with Mister Lipwig, but I suggest we must also consider the position of the coachmen and farriers in this time of change.
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