What does rover mean?

Definitions for rover
ˈroʊ vərrover

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wanderer, roamer, rover, bird of passagenoun

    someone who leads a wandering unsettled life

  2. rover, scouternoun

    an adult member of the Boy Scouts movement

Wiktionary

  1. Rovernoun

    someone connected with any number of teams called the Rovers, as a fan, player, coach etc.

  2. Rovernoun

    A popular name for a dog

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Roververb

    one who practices robbery on the seas; a pirate

  2. Roververb

    one who wanders about by sea or land; a wanderer; a rambler

  3. Roververb

    hence, a fickle, inconstant person

  4. Roververb

    a ball which has passed through all the hoops and would go out if it hit the stake but is continued in play; also, the player of such a ball

  5. Roververb

    casual marks at uncertain distances

  6. Roververb

    a sort of arrow

  7. Etymology: [D. roover a robber. See Rove, v. i.]

Freebase

  1. ROVER

    ROVER, which stands for Remotely Operated Video Enhanced Receiver, is a system which allows ground forces, such as Forward Air Controllers, to see what an aircraft or unmanned aerial vehicle is seeing in real time by receiving images acquired by the aircraft's sensors on a laptop on the ground. There's little time delay and usage of ROVER greatly improves the FAC on the ground reconnaissance and target identification which are essential to close air support.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. rover

    A pirate or freebooter. (See PIRATE.) Also, a kind of piratical galley of the Barbary States.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rover in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rover in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rover in a Sentence

  1. Sergio Marchionne:

    When I see a Range Rover on the street, my blood boils, because we should be able to do a thing like that, and we will.

  2. Pope Francis:

    The only thing I would like is to go out one day, without being recognized, and go to a pizzeria for a pizza, in Buenos Aires, I was a rover.

  3. Jennifer Trosper:

    We are putting the rover's commissioning phase as well as the landing site in our rearview mirror and hitting the road.

  4. Nick Rogers:

    Electric vehicles will absolutely play a role in Jaguar Land Rover's future product portfolio and Formula E will give us a unique opportunity to further our development of electrification technologies, in the next decade we will see more changes in the automotive world than in the last 30.

  5. Ken Williford:

    Once a rover gets close enough to a location, we get ground-scale images that we can compare to orbital images, with Ingenuity, we now have this intermediate-scale imagery that nicely fills the gap in resolution.

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