What does Bencher mean?

Bencher meaning in General Dictionary

one of many senior and regulating members of an Inn of Court

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  • one of several senior and governing members of an Inn of Court.
  • An alderman of a corporation.
  • a part of a court or council.
  • person who frequents the benches of a tavern; an idler.

Bencher meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) One of several senior and regulating members of an Inn of Court.

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  • (n.) An alderman of a corporation.
  • (letter.) An associate of a court or council.
  • (n.) A person who frequents the benches of a tavern; an idler.

Sentence Examples with the word Bencher

In 1817 he became a bencher of Lincoln's Inn.

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