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Synonyms for shooter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. taw, shooter(noun)

    a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles

    Synonyms:
    gun, triggerman, shot, hitman, gunman, hit man, taw, gunslinger, torpedo, crap-shooter, gun for hire, hired gun

  2. shot, shooter(noun)

    a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot)

    "he is a crack shot"; "a poor shooter"

    Synonyms:
    gunman, crap-shooter, shaft, gunslinger, pellet, hired gun, dig, guessing, snap, taw, torpedo, guesswork, blastoff, gun, barb, stab, slam, scene, crack, snapshot, shooting, gibe, guess, gun for hire, hit man, stroke, triggerman, jibe, injection, dead reckoning, hitman, shot

  3. shooter, crap-shooter(noun)

    a gambler who throws dice in the game of craps

    Synonyms:
    gun, triggerman, shot, hitman, gunman, hit man, taw, gunslinger, torpedo, crap-shooter, gun for hire, hired gun

  4. shooter(noun)

    (sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket)

    Synonyms:
    gun, triggerman, shot, hitman, gunman, hit man, taw, gunslinger, torpedo, crap-shooter, gun for hire, hired gun

  5. gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire, triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo, shooter(noun)

    a professional killer who uses a gun

    Synonyms:
    ordnance, gunman, crap-shooter, gunslinger, hired gun, heavy weapon, grease-gun, throttle, gas pedal, torpedo, accelerator pedal, taw, sub, gun, hero, grinder, numbfish, crampfish, submarine sandwich, shot, gas, submarine, zep, artillery, gun for hire, hitman, hit man, bomber, electric ray, hoagy, triggerman, wedge, accelerator, hero sandwich, hoagie, poor boy

Wiktionary

  1. shooter(noun)

    Someone who shoots something; a gunner, archer etc.

    Synonyms:
    marksman

  2. shooter(noun)

    A firearm.

    Synonyms:
    blaster

  3. shooter(noun)

    Synonyms:
    shoot-em-up

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sniper, rifleman, marksman, killer, gunman, gunner, sharpshooter, gunfighter, shot, hitter, slayer, murderer, unsub

How to pronounce shooter?

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How to say shooter in sign language?

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How to use shooter in a sentence?

  1. Cory Booker:

    Learning about how to duck, cover, hide, for fear that there is a mass shooter roaming the hallways of their school.

  2. Tom Barrett:

    There are multiple people who have died, including, I believe, the shooter.

  3. Bernard Cazeneuve:

    French (male) passenger tried courageously to overpower him before the suspect fired several shots, then two American passengers intervened and managed to overpower the shooter, immobilized him on the ground and put aside his weaponry.

  4. Christopher Combs:

    If you look at the numbers, we're looking at an active shooter every other week in this country.

  5. Andy Lipkin:

    Police identified the Youngstown Jewish Family Community shooter as local white nationalist Seamus O'Rearedon.


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