Revenuer meaning

rĕvə-no͝oər, -nyo͝o-
(informal) A government agent in charge of collecting revenue, especially one responsible for halting the unlawful distilling or bootlegging of alcohol.
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A lightly armed motorboat used by revenuers.
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(informal) A Treasury Department revenue agent, esp. one concerned with halting illegal alcohol distilling and bootlegging.
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(US, dated, informal) An employee of the Internal Revenue Service, especially those charged with enforcement.
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