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

/ləˈvan(t)ər/ /ləˈvæn(t)ər/ /ləˈvän(t)ər/ /ləˈvɑn(t)ər/

Main definitions of levanter in English

: levanter1levanter2

levanter2

noun

archaic
  • A person who runs away leaving unpaid debts.

    non-payer, debt dodger

Pronunciation

levanter

/ləˈvan(t)ər/ /ləˈvæn(t)ər/ /ləˈvän(t)ər/ /ləˈvɑn(t)ər/