Definition of treader in US English:

treader

noun

  • See tread

    • ‘Hoping that this sets a new trend, we are looking forward to more board treaders being caught unaware on canvas in the following months.’
    • ‘Is there really anything faster than a cloud treader?’
    • ‘The general smartness is attributable largely to the director, a canny treader of fine lines.’
    • ‘It would be unfair to select any one of the cast for special mention as from the youngest to the oldest treader of the boards, they all played their part.’
    • ‘According to eager treaders, it is a sensual treat.’