what is difference between banister and bannister
Alteration of earlier barrester, ballester, corruptions of baluster.
- IPA(key): /ˈbænɪstə(ɹ)/
- Rhymes: -ænɪstə(ɹ)
banister (plural banisters)
- The handrail on the side of a staircase.
- One of the vertical supports of a handrail; a baluster.
banister (third-person singular simple present banisters, present participle banistering, simple past and past participle banistered)
- To construct a banister
- To act as a banister
- Bainters, barniest
bannister (plural bannisters)
- Alternative form of banister