Associations to the word «Chaser»


CHASER, noun. A person or thing (ship, plane, car, etc.) that chases. [from 14th c.]
CHASER, noun. Originally, a horse used for hunting; now, a horse trained for steeplechasing, a steeplechaser. [from 14th c.]
CHASER, noun. (archaic) A hunter. [from 15th c.]
CHASER, noun. Someone who chases metal; a person who decorates metal by engraving or embossing. [from 18th c.]
CHASER, noun. A tool used for cleaning out screw threads, either as an integral part of a tap or die to remove waste material produced by the cutting tool, or as a separate tool to repair damaged threads. [from 19th c.]
CHASER, noun. A mild drink consumed immediately after a drink of hard liquor. [from 19th c.]
CHASER, noun. (Israel) A shot of hard liquor.
CHASER, noun. (logging) (obsolete) Someone that follows logs out of the forest in order to signal a yarder engineer to stop them if they become fouled - also called a frogger.
CHASER, noun. (logging) one who unhooks chokers from the logs at the landing.
CHASER, noun. One of a series of adjacent light bulbs that cycle on and off to give the illusion of movement.
CHASER, noun. (nautical) A chase gun.

Dictionary definition

CHASER, noun. A person who is pursuing and trying to overtake or capture; "always before he had been able to outwit his pursuers".
CHASER, noun. A drink to follow immediately after another drink.

Wise words

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