Jollier vs Collier - What's the difference?

jollier | collier |


As an adjective jollier

is (jolly).

As a proper noun collier is

.

jollier

English

Adjective

(head)
  • (jolly)

  • jolly

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Full of high and merry spirits; jovial.
  • Noun

    (jollies)
  • (British) a pleasure trip or excursion
  • Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (British, dated) very, extremely
  • Derived terms

    * jolly well

    Verb

  • To amuse or divert.
  • Derived terms

    * jolly someone along

    References

    * JOLLY in the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica, vol. 15, p. 495. English degree adverbs ----

    collier

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person in the business or occupation of producing (digging or mining coal or making charcoal) or in its transporting or commerce.
  • * 1957 , H.R. Schubert, History of the British Iron and Steel Industry , p. 224.
  • For this reason, the collier took constant care to keep the covering of earth in good order.
  • (nautical) A vessel carrying a bulk cargo of coal
  • A nickname used by the traveller community, referring to a non-traveller
  • References

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