Associations to the word «Chaucer»


CHAUCER, proper noun. A rare medieval English surname​, possibly of French origin; no longer current.
CHAUCER, proper noun. Geoffrey Chaucer, a 14th century English author, best remembered for The Canterbury Tales.

Dictionary definition

CHAUCER, noun. English poet remembered as author of the Canterbury Tales (1340-1400).

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.