Definition of canaller in English:

canaller

(also canaler)

noun

informal
  • 1A worker or traveller on a canal; a person who lives or works on a canal boat.

  • 2Chiefly US. A canal boat. Somewhat rare.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Hannah More (1745–1833), writer and philanthropist. From canal + -er.

Pronunciation

canaller

/kəˈnalə/