tirador

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From tirar +‎ -dor.

NounEdit

tirador m (plural tiradors, feminine tiradora)

  1. shooter

Derived termsEdit


CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

tira +‎ -dor

NounEdit

tirador

  1. a slingshot; a Y-shaped stick with an elastic sling between the arms used for shooting small projectiles
  2. (biblical) a sling; an instrument for throwing stones or other missiles, consisting of a short strap with two strings fastened to its ends, or with a string fastened to one end and a light stick to the other; a shepherd's sling
  3. a shooter; someone who shoots something, especially with a gun
  4. a hitman; a contract killer
  5. a gunman; a criminal armed with a gun, especially a professional killer

VerbEdit

tirador

  1. to shoot something or someone with a slingshot or sling

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:tirador.


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attested since the 15th century. From tirar (to shoot; to pull) +‎ -dor.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tirador m (plural tiradores)

  1. shooter
    • c1300, R. Martínez López (ed.), General Estoria. Versión gallega del siglo XIV. Oviedo: Publicacións de Archivum, page 95:
      Sagitario que quer dizer tanto cõmo [aseetador] ou tirador de séétas
      Sagitario, which means "arrower" or arrow shooter
  2. door handle
  3. rafter
  4. (archaic, business) tenderer

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • tirador” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • tirador” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • tirador” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • tirador” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

tirador m (plural tiradores, feminine tiradora, feminine plural tiradoras)

  1. shooter, rifleman

Derived termsEdit

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

tira +‎ -dor.

NounEdit

tirador

  1. slingshot
  2. shooter
  3. hitman; contract killer
  4. gunman