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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

start +‎ -er

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

starter (plural starters)

  1. Someone who starts something.
    a starter on a journey
    1. The person who starts a race by firing a gun or waving a flag
    2. (baseball) A starting pitcher.
  2. Something that starts something.
    It's small, but it's a good starter house.
    1. An electric motor that starts an internal combustion engine
    2. A device that initiates the flow of high voltage electricity in a fluorescent lamp
    3. A yeast culture used to start a fermentation process
  3. The first course of a meal, consisting of a small, usually savoury, dish.
  4. (team sports) A player in the lineup of players that a team fields at the beginning of a game.
  5. A dog that rouses game.
  6. (historical, Britain) A short length of rope formerly used for casual chastisement in the Navy.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

starter c (singular definite starteren, plural indefinite startere)

  1. starter

InflectionEdit

NounEdit

starter c

  1. plural indefinite of start

VerbEdit

starter

  1. present tense of starte

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From starten +‎ -er.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈstɑr.tər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: star‧ter

NounEdit

starter m (plural starters, diminutive startertje n)

  1. starter, one who starts; in particular
    1. first-time home buyer
    2. start-up

FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from English starter.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

starter m (plural starters)

  1. starter (person or device)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English start.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

starter

  1. (Canada) Synonym of démarrer
ConjugationEdit

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English starter.

NounEdit

starter m (invariable)

  1. starter (sports; car engine)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

starter m

  1. indefinite plural of start

Etymology 2Edit

From starte +‎ -er

NounEdit

starter m (definite singular starteren, indefinite plural startere, definite plural starterne)

  1. a starter (person who gives a starting signal)
  2. a starter (starter motor)
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

starter

  1. present tense of starte

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English starter.

NounEdit

starter m (Cyrillic spelling стартер)

  1. A device that starts an engine or a machine.

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SwedishEdit

NounEdit

starter

  1. indefinite plural of start