What does shooter mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. taw, shooter(noun)

    a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles

  2. shot, shooter(noun)

    a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot)

    "he is a crack shot"; "a poor shooter"

  3. shooter, crap-shooter(noun)

    a gambler who throws dice in the game of craps

  4. shooter(noun)

    (sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket)

  5. gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire, triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo, shooter(noun)

    a professional killer who uses a gun

Wiktionary

  1. shooter(Noun)

    Someone who shoots something; a gunner, archer etc.

  2. shooter(Noun)

    A firearm.

  3. shooter(Noun)

    A videogame or arcade game in which shooting enemies (or targets) is the main objective.

  4. shooter(Noun)

    A professional wrestler who uses actual fighting moves as part of his style, or who speaks his mind during a live or televised event (instead of speaking from a script).

  5. shooter(Noun)

    A large marble used for knocking smaller marbles out of a chalk circle.

  6. shooter(Noun)

    An alcoholic beverage typically served in a shot glass.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shooter(noun)

    one who shoots, as an archer or a gunner

  2. Shooter(noun)

    that which shoots

  3. Shooter(noun)

    a firearm; as, a five-shooter

  4. Shooter(noun)

    a shooting star

Freebase

  1. Shooter

    A shooter is a neologism for an alcoholic mixed drink that contains one ounce of two or more spirits. Some shooters also have a non-alcoholic ingredient. They are generally drunk quickly, rather than being sipped. Shooters can be shaken, stirred, blended, layered, or simply poured. Shot glasses or sherry glasses are the usual drinkware in which shooters are served. They are most commonly served at bars, and some bartenders have their own "signature" shooter. The ingredients of shooters vary from bartender to bartender and from region to region. Two shooters can have the same name but different ingredients, resulting in two very different tastes.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. shooter

    One who shoots; an archer; a gunner; a shot. Also, that which shoots; as, a five-shooter.

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Etymology and Origins

  1. Shooter

    An Americanism for a revolver.

Anagrams for shooter »

  1. hooters, reshoot, re-shoot, soother

  2. Hooters

  3. Re-shoot

  4. Reshoot

  5. Soother

How to pronounce shooter?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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How to say shooter in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shooter in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shooter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of shooter in a Sentence

  1. Matt Gerald:

    I saw the shooter get out of his truck, shoot someone down and go into the building.

  2. John Bennett:

    The shooter appeared to have an interest in varying, competing violent ideologies, due to the discovery of the target list, as well as other information we have encountered in this investigation, the FBI has opened a full domestic terrorism investigation into this mass shooting.

  3. Congressman Bob Goodlatte of Virginia:

    Even if Syed Rizwan Farook and San Bernardino shooter Tashfeen Malik were in Saudi Arabia at the same time, this does not provide evidence that they met in person.

  4. Andy Lipkin:

    Police identified the Youngstown Jewish Family Community shooter as local white nationalist Seamus O'Rearedon.

  5. Darcy Meys:

    Josh was just showing pride for his country and who he is as a shooter and as a kid who wants to be in the Marines and protect his country and follow in his grandfather’s footsteps, he was not dressed inappropriately. He was not holding the gun incorrectly and He was respecting the flag.

Images & Illustrations of shooter

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