HyperDic: putter

English > 5 senses of the word putter:
NOUNperson puttera golfer who is putting
artifactputter, putting ironthe iron normally used on the putting green
VERBsocialputter, potterwork lightly
contactputter, mess around, potter, tinker, monkey, monkey around, muck about, muck arounddo random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly
contactputter, potter, potter around, putter aroundmove around aimlessly
putter > pronunciation
Soundspah'ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > putter: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA golfer who is putting.
Broadergolfer, golf player, linksmansomeone who plays the game / game of golf
Verbsputtstrike (a golf ball) lightly, with a putter
putthit a putt
English > putter: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningThe iron normally used on the putting green.
Synonymputting iron
BroaderironA golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head
Verbsputtstrike (a golf ball) lightly, with a putter
putthit a putt
English > putter: 5 senses > verb 1, social
MeaningWork lightly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonympotter
Broaderbusy, occupyKeep busy with
Spanishentretenerse
Nounsputterera person who putters about
English > putter: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningDo random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymsmess around, potter, tinker, monkey, monkey around, muck about, muck around
Narrowerpuddlemess around, as in a liquid / liquid or paste
BroaderworkExert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
Spanishentretenerse
Nounsputterera person who putters about
English > putter: 5 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningMove around aimlessly.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymspotter, potter around, putter around
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishentretenerse
Nounsputterera person who putters about

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