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1. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] an electric motor for starting an engine.

Synonyms

  • self-starter
  • electrical system
  • electric motor
  • kick start
  • starting motor
  • starter motor

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • unnaturally
  • rotor
  • stator

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Starter

  • vanmarter
  • mccarter
  • mcartor
  • smarter
  • tartar
  • sartor
  • martyr
  • marter
  • karter
  • hartter
  • harter
  • garter
  • darter
  • charter
  • carter
  • barter

Sentences with starter


1. Adjective
Grip the handle of the starter rope and pull with a rapid movement.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Pull the starter out of the engine bay.

Quotes about starter


1. I want to keep a human mouth on my coffee table. It’ll be a great conversation starter.
- Jarod Kintz, I Want

2. self-starter

noun. an electric starting motor that automatically starts an internal-combustion engine.

Synonyms

  • electric motor
  • starting motor
  • ICE
  • internal-combustion engine
  • starter motor

Antonyms

  • stator

Etymology

  • self- (English)
  • starter (English)
  • -er (English)

3. self-starter

noun. an energetic person with unusual initiative.

Synonyms

  • powerhouse
  • ball of fire
  • fireball

Etymology

  • self- (English)
  • starter (English)
  • -er (English)

4. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] a contestant in a team sport who is in the game at the beginning.

Synonyms

  • starting pitcher

Antonyms

  • conformist
  • nondevelopment

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] any new participant in some activity.

Synonyms

  • newcomer
  • freshman
  • entrant
  • recruit
  • beginner
  • fledgling
  • tiro
  • novice
  • newbie
  • enlistee
  • neophyte
  • initiate
  • tyro

Antonyms

  • unauthorized
  • unestablished
  • irregular
  • unconfirmed

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] the official who signals the beginning of a race or competition.

Synonyms

  • dispatcher

Antonyms

  • winner
  • loser

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] a culture containing yeast or bacteria that is used to start the process of fermentation or souring in making butter or cheese or dough.

Antonyms

  • last

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle.

Synonyms

  • crank handle
  • starting handle
  • crank

Antonyms

  • experienced
  • nonreligious person
  • exclude
  • uninitiate

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. starter

noun. ['ˈstɑːrtɝ'] food or drink to stimulate the appetite (usually served before a meal or as the first course).

Synonyms

  • appetizer
  • cocktail
  • appetiser
  • antipasto
  • hors d'oeuvre
  • course
  • crudites

Antonyms

  • unbend
  • stable
  • unfasten
  • stop

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • start (English)
  • stert (Middle English (1100-1500))
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