Simple Definition of spotter
: someone who looks for a particular type of person or thing
: a person who watches and helps someone who is exercising in order to help prevent injuries
Full Definition of spotter
1 : one that makes or applies a spot (as for identification)
2 : one that looks or keeps watch: asa : one that locates enemy targetsb : a civilian who watches for approaching airplanes c : a person who assists another during exercise (as to prevent injury)
3 : one that removes spots
4 : one that places something on or in a desired spot
Examples of spotter in a sentence
When you lift weights, you should always have a spotter.
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