Limmer

Lim"mer

, n. [F. limier. See Leamer.] 1. A limehound; a leamer.
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2. (Zol.) A mongrel, as a cross between the mastiff and hound.
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3. A low, base fellow; also, a prostitute. [Scot.]
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Thieves, limmers, and broken men of the Highlands.
Sir W. Scott.
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4. (Naut.) A man rope at the side of a ladder.
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