Fa'rrier. n.s. [ferrier, French; ferrarius, Latin.]
- A shoer of horses.
But the utmost exactness in these particulars belong to farriers, saddlers, smiths, and other tradesmen. Digby.
- One who professes the medicine of horses.
If you are a piece of a farrier, as every good groom ought to be, get sack, brandy, or strong beer to rub your horses. Swift's Directions to the Groom.