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ˈkɑr tərcarter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Carter, Howard Carternoun

    Englishman and Egyptologist who in 1922 discovered and excavated the tomb of Tutankhamen (1873-1939)

  2. Carter, Jimmy Carter, James Earl Carter, James Earl Carter Jr., President Carternoun

    39th President of the United States (1924-)

  3. carternoun

    someone whose work is driving carts


  1. Carternoun

    for someone who was a carter.

  2. Carternoun

    transferred from the surname.

  3. carternoun

    A person who transported goods on a horse-drawn cart

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Carternoun

    The man who drives a cart, or whose trade it is to drive a cart.

    Etymology: from cart.

    If he love her not,
    Let me be no assistant for a state,
    But keep a farm, and carters. William Shakespeare, Hamlet.

    The divine goodness never fails, provided that, according to the advice of Hercules to the carter, we put our own shoulders to the work. Roger L'Estrange.

    The criminals are seiz’d upon the place:
    Carter and host confronted face to face. Dryden.

    It is the prudence of a carter to put bells upon his horses, to make them carry their burdens cheerfully. John Dryden, Dufresnoy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carternoun

    a charioteer

  2. Carternoun

    a man who drives a cart; a teamster

  3. Carternoun

    any species of Phalangium; -- also called harvestman

  4. Carternoun

    a British fish; the whiff

Editors Contribution

  1. Carter

    He big mean

    Carter is a douche

    Submitted by 1016454 on January 30, 2020  

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  1. Carter

    A doctor who wants everybody to have liver trouble.

Anagrams for carter »

  1. crater, Crater, tracer

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carter in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of carter in a Sentence

  1. Stephen Colbert:

    I guess there are no good people left, so let’s just get it over with, just tell us whatever you did, Jimmy Carter ! Barack Obama ! Tom Hanks ! Malala !

  2. Rush Hour:

    Carter This is the LAPD. We're the most hated cops in all the free world. My own mama's ashamed of me. She tells everybody I'm a drug dealer.

  3. Nicky Hilton:

    This past year with COVID has accelerated so many things. As someone who traveled constantly, I had a chance to stay home and reevaluate what was important to me. My relationship and the time I spent with Carter was a gift, i'm excited for our next chapter.

  4. Daniel Stadler:

    It might be vision, or blood pressure, or a side effect of Jimmy Carter medicines, it might be Jimmy Carter balance. The ability to sense the ground under your feet diminishes with time.

  5. Press Secretary Josh Earnest:

    I observed [ in past conversations ] that surely given the attention to Secretary Clinton's email habits, that no one would make the same mistake. But as Secretary Carter Secretary Clinton admitted, Secretary Carter himself did make that same mistake.

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    brought into agreement or cooperation on the side of a faction, party, or cause
    • A. brilliant
    • B. occasional
    • C. sought
    • D. aligned

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