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1. hunter-gatherer

noun. a member of a hunting and gathering society.

Synonyms

  • hunting and gathering society
  • hunting and gathering tribe
  • savage

Antonyms

  • humane
  • praise
  • tame
  • nonviolent

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2. witch-hunter

noun. someone who identifies and punishes people for their opinions.

Synonyms

  • tormentor
  • persecutor

3. lion-hunter

noun. someone who hunts lions.

Synonyms

  • huntsman

4. bug-hunter

noun. a zoologist who studies insects.

Synonyms

  • lepidopterologist
  • entomologist
  • zoologist
  • butterfly collector
  • bugologist
  • lepidopterist

5. gatherer

noun. ['ˈgæðɝɝ'] a person who gathers.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • person
  • individual
  • somebody

Antonyms

  • introvert
  • withholder
  • male
  • adult

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gather (English)
  • gaderen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. gatherer

noun. ['ˈgæðɝɝ'] a person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes).

Synonyms

  • conductor
  • rent collector
  • gleaner
  • worker
  • accumulator

Antonyms

  • insulator
  • employer
  • cathode
  • anode

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gather (English)
  • gaderen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] someone who hunts game.

Synonyms

  • trapper
  • courser
  • tracker
  • snarer
  • deer hunter
  • skilled workman
  • bounty hunter
  • huntsman
  • huntress
  • stalker
  • lion-hunter
  • skilled worker
  • duck hunter
  • pothunter
  • trained worker
  • fowler
  • falconer

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] a watch with a hinged metal lid to protect the crystal.

Synonyms

  • watch
  • ticker

Antonyms

  • civilian

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. hunter

noun. ['ˈhʌntɝ'] a person who searches for something.

Synonyms

  • searcher
  • quester
  • forager

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • hunt (English)
  • hunten (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. Hunter

noun. a constellation on the equator to the east of Taurus; contains Betelgeuse and Rigel.

Synonyms

  • diffuse nebula
  • gaseous nebula
  • Orion
  • Betelgeuse

Example sentences of the word hunter-gatherer


1. Noun Phrase
Our hunter gatherer** ancestors lived on the land, eating fresh meat and grains, and generally maintained a correct pH balance.

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