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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Minor politician who canvasses voters and does other chores for a political machine or party boss; Also: A person who attaches the back of a shoe.

Usage examples (35)
  • That was your 'heeler' -- the man you had here when I came.
  • Unlike her sister, the maskless heeler is not spayed.
  • Here I am, home alone (excepting the heeler sisters).
  • The maskless heeler may have been right to be nervous. for more
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