Definitions for baiter
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
food, or some substitute, used as a lure in fishing, trapping, etc.
a poisoned lure used in exterminating pests.
an allurement; enticement.
(v.t.)to prepare (a hook or trap) with bait.
to lure, as with bait.
to set dogs upon (an animal) for sport.
to torment, esp. with malicious remarks; harass.
to feed and water (an animal) during a journey.
(v.i. Archaic.)to stop for food or refreshment during a journey.
Origin of bait:
1150–1200; ME < ON, prob. reflecting both beita to pasture, hunt, chase with dogs or hawks (ult. causative of bīta to bite ) and beita fish bait
Agent noun of bait; one who baits, as with a fishhook.
A troll who deliberately posts aggravating messages on a message board to elicit responses.
one who baits; a tormentor
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