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ˈkæs tər, ˈkɑ stərcast·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caster(noun)

    a worker who casts molten metal into finished products

  2. caster, castor(noun)

    a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling powdered sugar

  3. caster, castor(noun)

    a pivoting roller attached to the bottom of furniture or trucks or portable machines to make them movable


  1. caster(Noun)

    Someone or something that casts

    a caster of spells

    Etymology: From cast (obsolete) "to turn"

  2. caster(Noun)

    A wheeled assembly attached to a larger object at its base to facilitate rolling. A caster usually consists of

    Etymology: From cast (obsolete) "to turn"

  3. caster(Noun)

    A shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling condiments such as sugar, salt, pepper, etc.

    Etymology: From cast (obsolete) "to turn"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caster(noun)

    one who casts; as, caster of stones, etc. ; a caster of cannon; a caster of accounts

  2. Caster(noun)

    a vial, cruet, or other small vessel, used to contain condiments at the table; as, a set of casters

  3. Caster(noun)

    a stand to hold a set of cruets

  4. Caster(noun)

    a small wheel on a swivel, on which furniture is supported and moved


  1. Caster

    A caster is an undriven, single, double, or compound wheel that is designed to be mounted to the bottom of a larger object so as to enable that object to be easily moved. They are available in various sizes, and are commonly made of rubber, plastic, nylon, aluminum, or stainless steel. Casters are found in numerous applications, including shopping carts, office chairs, and material handling equipment. High capacity, heavy duty casters are used in many industrial applications, such as platform trucks, carts, assemblies, and tow lines in plants. Generally, casters operate well on smooth and flat surfaces.

Anagrams for caster »

  1. acters, carest, carets, caters, crates, reacts, recast, traces

How to pronounce caster?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of caster in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of caster in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of caster in a Sentence

  1. Dorothee Schramm:

    The judge's procedural decision has no impact on the appeal itself. We will continue to pursue Caster's appeal and fight for her fundamental human rights. A race is always decided at the finish line.

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  • солница, колелцеBulgarian
  • Rollfuß, Castor-Rad, Lenkrolle, StreuerGerman
  • lanzadorSpanish
  • sirotin, kalustepyörä, huonekalupyörä, pyörä, rullapyöräFinnish
  • rouletteFrench
  • spargisale, spargipepe, montaggio su ruote, saliera, pepieraItalian
  • キャスター, 薬味入れJapanese
  • pieprzniczka, solniczka, koło kastoraPolish
  • солонка, колёсико, ролик, перечницаRussian
  • koleščekSlovene
  • ströareSwedish

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