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Webster 1913 Edition


Lifter

Lift′er

(lĭft′ẽr)
,
Noun.
1.
One who, or that which, lifts.
2.
(Founding)
A tool for lifting loose sand from the mold; also, a contrivance attached to a cope, to hold the sand together when the cope is lifted.

Webster 1828 Edition


Lifter

LIFT'ER

,
Noun.
One that lifts or raises.

Definition 2021


lifter

lifter

English

Noun

lifter (plural lifters)

  1. Someone or something that lifts or assists in lifting.
  2. (weightlifting) A weightlifter.
    • 2010, Eric Velazquez, "Power Pairings", Reps! 17:83
      While some lifters insist that supersets must consist of consecutive exercises for the same bodypart, others would bet their weight belts that supersets involve opposing bodyparts.
  3. A spatula.

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Etymology

From liften + -er

Noun

lifter m (plural lifters, diminutive liftertje n, feminine liftster)

  1. hitchhiker

French

Verb

lifter

  1. To give a facelift to
  2. (sports) To lift the ball (over an opponent)

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