What does Starter mean?

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ˈstɑr tərStarter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. starter, starter motor, starting motor(noun)

    an electric motor for starting an engine

  2. starter(noun)

    a contestant in a team sport who is in the game at the beginning

  3. starter, dispatcher(noun)

    the official who signals the beginning of a race or competition

  4. newcomer, fledgling, fledgeling, starter, neophyte, freshman, newbie, entrant(noun)

    any new participant in some activity

  5. appetizer, appetiser, starter(noun)

    food or drink to stimulate the appetite (usually served before a meal or as the first course)

  6. crank, starter(noun)

    a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle

  7. starter(noun)

    a culture containing yeast or bacteria that is used to start the process of fermentation or souring in making butter or cheese or dough

    "to make sourdough you need a starter"


  1. starter(Noun)

    Someone who starts something.

    a starter on a journey

  2. starter(Noun)

    Something that starts something.

  3. starter(Noun)

    The first course of a meal, consisting of a small, usually savoury, dish.

  4. starter(Noun)

    A player in the starting lineup

  5. starter(Noun)

    A dog that rouses game.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Starter(noun)

    one who, or that which, starts; as, a starter on a journey; the starter of a race

  2. Starter(noun)

    a dog that rouses game


  1. Starter

    Starter is the name of the Magic: The Gathering beginners set which came out on August 27, 1999. The set contains 173 cards. The set became known as Starter 1999 after the release of Starter 2000, and is the fourth starter level set.

Anagrams for Starter »

  1. ratters

  2. restart

How to pronounce Starter?

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How to say Starter in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Starter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Starter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Starter in a Sentence

  1. Adam Schiff:

    That's a non-starter and I think what The President needs to do more than anything else as The President's painted The President into a corner on this thing is figure out how to un-paint The President into a corner. We need to re-open the government.

  2. Dan Hinson:

    It was built around 79 cubic feet of empty space in the belly of the airplane. That gives you the capability to put anything that the customers want to put in there, the skin of the airplane on the belly is non-stressed, so it's open and available to cut holes into for antennas and for sensors to look out. So right now we have two fully retractable sensors in the belly of the airplane. We have brushless starter generators on the airplane to provide a lot of power, so it's built to go out and go a long way, stay out on station for a long time and come back.

  3. Nancy Pelosi:

    We were optimistic that he might ... open up government so we could have this discussion, but then we heard what the particulars were in it and it was a non-starter, unfortunately.

  4. Grand Slam champion Courier:

    Big picture, it's nice to see him engaged, hope this( Acapulco title) is a kick starter for him.

  5. Nancy Pelosi:

    It is unlikely that any one of these provisions alone would pass the House, and taken together, they are a non-starter, for one thing, this proposal does not include the permanent solution for the Dreamers and TPS recipients that our country needs and supports.

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