Main definitions of levanter in English

: levanter1levanter2

levanter1

noun

  • A strong easterly wind in the Mediterranean region.

    ‘strong levanters can cause squalls in Gibraltar bay’

Pronunciation:

levanter

/lɪˈvantə/

Main definitions of levanter in English

: levanter1levanter2

levanter2

noun

Archaic
  • A person who runs away leaving unpaid debts.

    non-payer, debt dodger
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Pronunciation:

levanter

/lɪˈvantə/