Cottier



[kot-i-jer] /ˈkɒt ɪ dʒər/

noun
1.
a person who lives in a .
2.
Also, cotter, cottier
[kot-ee-er] /ˈkɒt i ər/ (Show IPA). British. a rural worker; a laborer on a farm or in a small village.
3.
a person having a private house at a vacation resort.
/ˈkɒtɪə/
noun
1.
another name for cotter2 (sense 1)
2.
(in Ireland) a peasant farming a smallholding under cottier tenure (the holding of not more than half an acre at a rent of not more than five pounds a year)
3.
another name for cottager (sense 1)
/ˈkɒtɪdʒə/
noun
1.
a person who lives in a cottage
2.
a rural labourer
3.
(mainly Canadian) a person holidaying in a cottage, esp an owner and seasonal resident of a cottage in a resort area
4.
(history) another name for cotter2

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