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Synonyms for shooter
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Wiktionary

  1. shooternoun

    Someone who shoots something; a gunner, archer etc.

    Synonyms:
    marksman

  2. shooternoun

    A firearm.

    Synonyms:
    blaster

  3. shooternoun

    Synonyms:
    shoot-em-up

Princeton's WordNet

  1. taw, shooternoun

    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, shooternoun

    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-shooternoun

    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. shooternoun

    (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, shooternoun

    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

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How to use shooter in a sentence?

  1. Senior Aiden Page:

    We grabbed calculators, we grabbed scissors just in case the shooter got in and we had to attack them.

  2. Charge Ed Reinhold:

    A service member from inside the facility observed him and opened fire on him, firing several rounds, the shooter then responded by shooting into the building.

  3. Matthew Gentili:

    I'm the shooter. It's me. I am the shooter.

  4. Tracy Heu:

    I heard (the shooter) screaming, 'Ow,' and then two more gunshots.

  5. Sam Erman:

    I've never met anyone with more integrity who was a straighter shooter than he was, he is very smart, careful and fair. He is careful smart and fair jurist.


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