Swayer vs Sawyer - What's the difference?

swayer | sawyer |


As a noun swayer

is one who or that which sways something.

As a proper noun sawyer is

for someone who made a living from sawing wood.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

swayer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who or that which sways something.
  • * Harold Bayley
  • the greatest swayers of men's minds the world has ever seen

    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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