Definition of bottomer in English:

bottomer

noun

  • 1Coal Mining historical
    Coal Mining. A person who works at the pit bottom. Compare pit-bottomer Now chiefly historical.

  • 2A person who makes or fits the bottom for something, especially a chair.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Parkyns (1664–1741), writer on wrestling. Probably partly from bottom + -er.

Pronunciation

bottomer

/ˈbɒtəmə/