HyperDic: heater

English > 2 senses of the word heater:
NOUNartifactheater, warmerdevice that heats / heats water or supplies warmth to a room
actheater, fastball, smoke, hummer, bullet(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity
heater > pronunciation
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > heater: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningdevice that heats / heats water or supplies warmth to a room.
Narrowerbrazier, brasierlarge metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned
convectorA space heater that transfers heat to the surrounding air by convection
defroster, deicerheater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)
demisterheater that removes mist from the windshield of a car
gas heaterA heater that burns gas for heat
heating pad, hot padheater consisting of electrical heating elements contained in a flexible pad
oil heater, oilstove, kerosene heater, kerosine heaterheater that burns oil (as kerosine) for heating / heating or cooking
radiatorheater consisting of a series of pipes for circulating steam or hot water to heat rooms or buildings
solar heaterA heater that makes direct use of solar energy
space heaterheater consisting of a self-contained (usually portable) unit to warm / warm a room
stoveAny heating apparatus
water heater, hot-water heater, hot-water tankA heater and storage tank to supply heated water
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishcalefactor, calentador
Verbsheatmake hot or hotter
heatprovide with heat / heat / heat
English > heater: 2 senses > noun 2, act
Meaning(baseball) a pitch thrown with maximum velocity.
Synonymsfastball, smoke, hummer, bullet
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
NarrowersliderA fastball that curves slightly away from the side from which it was thrown
Broaderpitch, delivery(baseball) the act of throwing a baseball by a pitcher to a batter

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