Definition of welter noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈweltə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈweltər//
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[singular] welter of something (formal) a large and confusing amount of something a welter of information Word Origin Middle English (in the sense ‘writhe, wallow’): from Middle Dutch, Middle Low German welteren.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: welter