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spotter

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noun spot·ter \ˈspä-tər\

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spotter

  1. 1 :  one that makes or applies a spot (as for identification)

  2. 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. 3 :  one that removes spots

  4. 4 :  one that places something on or in a desired spot

Examples of spotter in a sentence

  1. When you lift weights, you should always have a spotter.



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