Definition of rover:
- A ball which has passed through all the hoops and would go out if it hit the stake but is continued in play; also, the player of such a ball.
- A sort of arrow.
- Casual marks at uncertain distances.
- Hence, a fickle, inconstant person.
- One who practices robbery on the seas; a pirate.
- One who wanders about by sea or land; a wanderer; a rambler.