- A person that deals with manure, especially one engaged in natural fertilizers.
manure + -er
Variant of manure
transitive verbmanured, manuring
to put manure on or into (soil)
Origin of manureMiddle English manouren, origin, originally , to farm (land) ; from Anglo-French maynoberer ; from Old French manouvrer, to cultivate, literally , to work with the hands: see maneuver
animal excrement or other substance put on or into the soil to fertilize it
Origin of manure< manurethe