What does beater mean?

Definitions for beaterˈbi tər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word beater.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beater(noun)

    a worker who rouses wild game from under cover for a hunter

  2. beater(noun)

    an implement for beating

Wiktionary

  1. beater(Noun)

    A kitchen implement for mixing.

  2. beater(Noun)

    A stick used to play a percussion instrument.

  3. beater

    A man who drives game towards shooters in a hunting party, often working in a group.

  4. beater

    A papermaking machine for processing fibres by fibrillation in order to improve bonding strength

  5. beater

    An automobile in poor operating condition.

  6. beater(Noun)

    A sleeveless undershirt.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beater(noun)

    one who, or that which, beats

  2. Beater(noun)

    a person who beats up game for the hunters

Freebase

  1. Beater

    A beater is a weaving tool designed to push the weft yarn securely into place. In small hand weaving such as Inkle weaving and tablet weaving the beater may be combined with the shuttle into a single tool. In rigid heddle looms the beater is combined with the heddles. Beaters appear both in a hand-held form, and as an integral part of a loom. Hand beaters must have enough mass to force the weaving into place, so they come in a variety of weights and sizes. Some may have lead inserts to provide additional heft for a smaller beater, and some are made entirely from metal. Loom beaters typically take the form of a bar mounted across the loom. The actual beating is done by a metal insert known as a reed, which contains a number of slots, known as dents, which the warp threads pass through. This is the more common form, as floor looms and mechanized looms both use a beater with a reed.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beater in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beater in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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Translations for beater

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • Treiber, Schneebesen, QuirlGerman
  • batidorSpanish
  • vispiläFinnish
  • batteur, baguette de tambour, bazouFrench
  • klopper, trommelstok, drijver, wrakDutch
  • naganiaczPolish
  • batedor, batedeira, calhambeque, lata-velhaPortuguese
  • уда́рная па́лочка, па́лочка, заго́нщик, взбива́лка, развалю́ха, колоту́шкаRussian

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