One who carves scrimshaw.
Origin of scrimshanderOrigin unknown.
(countable and uncountable, plural scrimshanders)
(third-person singular simple present scrimshanders, present participle scrimshandering, simple past and past participle scrimshandered)
- To make an item of scrimshaw.
- 2004, Moreover, he possesses a handsome army of scrimshandered chessmen whom we shall keep busy until either the Prophetess’s departure or the Nellie’s arrival. — David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas