Definition of Adam Tiler in English:

Adam Tiler

(also Adam Tyler)

noun

historical British
Cant
  • A pickpocket's accomplice, specifically one who receives or deals with stolen money or goods.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Head (?1637–?1686), writer. From the male forename Adam + the surname Tiler, apparently punningly after tiler.

Pronunciation:

Adam Tiler

/ˌadəm ˈtʌɪlə/