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 (such as whiskey or tequila) often diluted with something (such as soda); also : a bit of food (such 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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