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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, shooter, crap-shooter, gun for hire, hired gun

  2. shot, shooter(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    gunman, crap-shooter, shaft, gunslinger, pellet, hired gun, dig, guessing, snap, taw, torpedo, guesswork, blastoff, gun, barb, stab, shooter, 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, shooter, 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, shooter, 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

List of paraphrases:

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


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