Sayer vs Sawyer - What's the difference?

sayer | sawyer |


As proper nouns the difference between sayer and sawyer

is that sayer is common in sussex while sawyer is for someone who made a living from sawing wood.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

sayer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who says; one who makes announcements; a crier.
  • Derived terms

    * boomsayer * doomsayer * gainsayer * meh-sayer * naysayer * smooth-sayer * soothsayer * southsayer * withsayer * yeasayer

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    sawyer

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (l) (obsolete)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who saws timber, especially in a sawpit.
  • (US) A large trunk of a tree brought down by the force of a river's current
  • A beetle that lives and feeds on trees, including timber.
  • (US, dialect) The bowfin.
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