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1. shooter

noun. ['ˈʃuːtɝ'] a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles.

Synonyms

  • taw

Antonyms

  • generalist
  • unskilled

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shoot (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Shooter

  • microcomputer
  • supercomputer
  • minicomputer
  • computer
  • recruiter
  • commuter
  • polluter
  • sluiter
  • scooter
  • schluter
  • pewter
  • kuter
  • cuter
  • bueter
  • yeutter
  • tutor
  • sutor
  • suter
  • suitor
  • suiter
  • souter
  • ruter
  • ruiter
  • rueter
  • router
  • rooter
  • neuter
  • luter
  • looter
  • lewter

Example sentences of the word shooter


1. Adjective
However, this game is more realistic than other shooter types.

2. Noun, singular or mass
This third person shooter is one of the top rated games of all time.

2. line-shooter

noun. a very boastful and talkative person.

Synonyms

  • boaster
  • braggart
  • vaunter
  • blowhard
  • egoist
  • swellhead
  • egotist

3. six-shooter

noun. a pistol with a revolving cylinder (usually having six chambers for bullets).

Synonyms

  • Colt
  • shooting iron
  • six-gun
  • pistol
  • revolver
  • side arm

4. crap-shooter

noun. a gambler who throws dice in the game of craps.

Synonyms

  • gambler

Antonyms

  • loser

5. shooter

noun. ['ˈʃuːtɝ'] a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot).

Synonyms

  • gunman
  • marksman
  • gun
  • expert
  • crack shot
  • shot
  • trapshooter

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shoot (English)

6. shooter

noun. ['ˈʃuːtɝ'] a professional killer who uses a gun.

Synonyms

  • gunman
  • hitman
  • murderer
  • gun
  • gun for hire
  • liquidator
  • manslayer
  • hit man
  • gunslinger
  • triggerman
  • torpedo

Antonyms

  • winner
  • loser

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shoot (English)

7. shooter

noun. ['ˈʃuːtɝ'] (sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket).

Synonyms

  • player

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shoot (English)

8. shooter

noun. ['ˈʃuːtɝ'] a gambler who throws dice in the game of craps.

Synonyms

  • gambler

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • shoot (English)
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