re·​leas·​er | \ ri-ˈlē-sər How to pronounce releaser (audio) \

Definition of releaser

: one that releases specifically : a stimulus that serves as the initiator of complex reflex behavior

Examples of releaser in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Unstoppable album releaser Willie Nelson will drop yet another new LP with the release of A Beautiful Time. Joseph Hudak, Rolling Stone, 10 Feb. 2022 The first thing to try is an easy-to-make wrinkle releaser spray. Melissa Locker, Southern Living, 1 July 2021 Treat stains with the stain removing pen and spray high-odor areas with the odor releaser spray. Stick up to five garments in the bag with the cleaning cloth and tumble in the dryer. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, 30 Apr. 2021 Simply add them to your cart on Amazon alongside a Downy wrinkle-releaser plus static remover two-pack for $14.38. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, 23 Oct. 2020 Learn more Club AMF Presents: Insomniac Music Group Thu, Oct 17, 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. Event company turned record label Insomniac shows off its favorite releasers with an all-night get down. Kat Bein, Billboard, 14 Oct. 2019 There is one very unique act here, though, a man and woman on one trapeze, the man acting as both releaser and catcher, with very complicated moves skillfully and sometimes breathtakingly executed. Mel Shields, sacbee, 14 Apr. 2018 Early releasers also risk getting overlooked by fans who are used to searching for new tunes on Fridays. Steve Knopper, Billboard, 10 Aug. 2017 See More

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First Known Use of releaser

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Releaser.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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re·​leas·​er | \ ri-ˈlē-sər How to pronounce releaser (audio) \

Medical Definition of releaser

: a stimulus that serves as the initiator of complex reflex behavior


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