Definition of starcher in English:

starcher

noun

See starch

  • ‘The table starchers and the machine starchers held a meeting and discussed the situation.’
  • ‘Washers worked with boiling water, while starchers had to contend with caustic starches and potentially dangerous detergents, and ironers handled hot, heavy irons.’
  • ‘Laundry Machine Operators operate washers, starchers, extractors, tumblers, sterilizers and dryers in a campus laundry; and perform other related duties as required.’
  • ‘The starchers tried the machine for nine months.’
  • ‘The petition set forth that the disagreement between the starchers and the members of the Collar and Shirt Manufacturers’ Association was resulting disastrously to the chief industry of the city.’

Pronunciation

starcher

/ˈstɑːtʃə/