Definition of acater in English:

acater

noun

historical
  • A purchaser of provisions; a provider or preparer of foodstuffs or delicacies; a purveyor, a caterer.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Geoffrey Chaucer (c1340–1400), poet and administrator. From Anglo-Norman acatour, acatur, akatur, variant of achatour achatour. With the some forms compare -er.

Pronunciation:

acater

/əˈkeɪtə/