Beater meaning

bētər
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(informal) An old, dilapidated automobile.
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One that beats, especially a device for beating.

A carpet beater.

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A person who drives wild game from under cover for a hunter.
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(offensive slang) A tight-fitting, white sleeveless undershirt.
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A person or thing that beats.
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An implement or utensil for beating.
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Any of various implements for playing a percussion instrument, as a drumstick or mallet.
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A person employed to drive game from cover for hunters.
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(slang) An automobile characterized by the effects of much hard use.
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Someone or something that beats.
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A kitchen implement for mixing.
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A stick used to play a percussion instrument.
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A man who drives game towards shooters in a hunting party, often working in a group.
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A papermaking machine for processing fibres by fibrillation in order to improve bonding strength.
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(US, informal) An automobile in poor operating condition.
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(US, informal) A sleeveless undershirt.
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Origin of beater

  • Sense 3, short for wifebeater

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • By shortening from wife beater.

    From Wiktionary

  • beat +‎ -er

    From Wiktionary