Definition of grainer in US English:



  • See grain

    • ‘The latter may have been used as a hide grainer, but shovel damage prevents clear functional identification.’
    • ‘When the same type of shot as the first presented itself, the .309 and 165 grainer did their job again.’
    • ‘‘My father was a painter and decorator and wood grainer,’ she said.’
    • ‘Those big 440 - grainers are a handful and I wasn't going to practice with them all afternoon.’
    • ‘It is part of a joint exhibition with the Painting Craft Teachers' Association and the wonderful pieces will be displayed alongside work by some of the country's best contemporary grainers and marblers.’