Definition of rooter in English:

rooter

Syllabification: root·er
Pronunciation: /ˈro͞otər, ˈro͝o-
 
/

noun

North American informal
A supporter or fan of a sports team or player.
More example sentences
  • Cubs rooters, in fact, may well be the only fans in professional sports that learn from an early age to wear a protective cup to games.
  • The biggest change, though, is atop the 37-foot high wall, where there are 280 new seats - plus standing room - filled with Red Sox rooters whose relentless razzing is within earshot of the left fielder.
  • Imagine, Chiefs rooters applauding loudly for the Giants before their contest, acknowledging their opponents' link to New York City.

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