Definition of starcher in English:



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.’