Definition of welsher in US English:


(also welcher)


  • See welsh

    • ‘Chili ends up pretty quickly in California, certain the welcher is alive and living the life of a high roller on the money he owes.’
    • ‘In other words, we have money, but no plan on what to do with it, or more important, how to achieve our goals so we don't look like welchers on the world stage.’
    • ‘Over the years they devised an elaborate numbers game to determine who picked up the tab for the table thus ensuring any welchers among them had to ante up their share from time to time.’