Definition of shooter
2 : something that is used in shooting: such asa : a marble shot from the handb : revolver —usually used in combination <six-shooter>
3 : a shot of hard liquor (as whiskey or tequila) often diluted with something (as soda); also : a bit of food (as a raw oyster) served in a shot glass
Examples of shooter in a sentence
The police are looking for the shooter.
<there were eight shooters taking turns at the same target in the final competition>
First Known Use of shooter
SHOOTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shooter for English Language Learners
: a person who shoots a weapon
: a person who throws, kicks, or hits a ball or puck
: a small amount (called a shot) of liquor (such as whiskey or tequila) often mixed with another liquid
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