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spotter Syllabification: spot·ter
Pronunciation: /ˈspädər/

Definition of spotter in English:


1US informal A person employed by a company or business to keep watch on employees or customers.
1.1An aviator or aircraft employed in locating or observing enemy positions: [as modifier]: spotter planes
More example sentences
  • Sequences are shown featuring artillery attack on enemy positions directed by a circling spotter plane.
1.2A person who observes or assists a gymnast or weightlifter during a performance or practice in order to minimize the chance of injury to the gymnast or weightlifter.
Example sentences
  • We had spotters when we played on the rock-climbing wall and we practiced falling off stilts in a way that would lessen the impact on our bodies.

Words that rhyme with spotter

blotter, cotta, cottar, dotter, gotta, hotter, jotter, knotter, otter, pelota, plotter, potter, ricotta, rotter, squatter, terracotta, totter, trotter
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