noun an electric motor for starting an engine
starter motor; starting motor.
noun a contestant in a team sport who is in the game at the beginning
noun the official who signals the beginning of a race or competition
noun any new participant in some activity
newbie; fledgeling; neophyte; newcomer; entrant; freshman; fledgling.
noun food or drink to stimulate the appetite (usually served before a meal or as the first course)
noun a hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle
noun a culture containing yeast or bacteria that is used to start the process of fermentation or souring in making butter or cheese or dough
- to make sourdough you need a starter
- One who, or that which, starts; as, a starter on a journey; the starter of a race.
- A dog that rouses game.
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