chaser


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chas·er 1

 (chā′sər)
n.
1. One that chases or pursues another: a chaser of criminals.
2. A drink, as of beer or water, taken after hard liquor.

chas·er 2

 (chā′sər)
n.
1. One who decorates metal by engraving or embossing.
2. A steel tool for cutting or finishing screw threads.

chaser

(ˈtʃeɪsə)
n
1. a person or thing that chases
2. (Brewing) a drink drunk after another of a different kind, as beer after spirits
3. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a cannon on a vessel situated either at the bow (bow chaser) or the stern (stern chaser) and used during pursuit by or of another vessel

chaser

(ˈtʃeɪsə)
n
1. (Jewellery) a person who engraves
2. (Tools) a lathe cutting tool for accurately finishing a screw thread, having a cutting edge consisting of several repetitions of the thread form

chas•er1

(ˈtʃeɪ sər)

n.
1. one that chases or pursues.
2. a milder beverage taken after a drink of liquor.
3. a hunter.
[1250–1300]

chas•er3

(ˈtʃeɪ sər)

n.
1. a person who engraves metal.
2. a tool with multiple teeth for cutting screw threads.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chaser - a person who is pursuing and trying to overtake or capturechaser - a person who is pursuing and trying to overtake or capture; "always before he had been able to outwit his pursuers"
bounty hunter - someone who pursues fugitives or criminals for whom a reward is offered
follower - someone who travels behind or pursues another
2.chaser - a drink to follow immediately after another drink
drink - a single serving of a beverage; "I asked for a hot drink"; "likes a drink before dinner"
Translations
GewindeschneiderGraviererGraviererinJägerJägerin

chaser

n
(= pursuer)Verfolger m
(= drink) have a whisky chasertrinken Sie einen Whisky dazu

chaser

[ˈtʃeɪsəʳ] n
a. (drink) bibita poco alcolica bevuta dopo un superalcolico
b. (person) → inseguitore/trice, cacciatore/trice
References in classic literature ?
Our men crouched about the decks here and there with anxious, crestfallen faces, all turned one way to watch the chaser.
The plan is for the Dream Chaser to fly a minimum of six missions to the ISS by 2024, (https://www.
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Being developed by the Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the Dream Chaser is being pegged as the successor of the Space Shuttle when it comes to carrying cargo and crew to the International Space Station (ISS).
ULA is pleased to partner with Sierra Nevada Corporation to launch its Dream Chaser cargo system to the International Space Station in less than three years, said Gary Wentz, ULA vice president of Human and Commercial Systems.
In 2016, NASA selected SNC's Dream Chaser to transport pressurized and unpressurized cargo to and from the International Space Station (ISS) with return and disposal services.
Although they knew large tornadoes can spawn smaller satellite funnels, this was the first time this storm chaser had been between a smaller tornado and the main one.
Most of these observations are coincident with independent storm chaser records of storm imagery and other data, which remain untapped.
While the sheer number of chasers on a single event can make the field difficult enough for any one chaser to make a sale, the other storm chasers aren't the biggest source of competition.
But after going through a full application and interview process, Rakesh said the nerves slowly started to kick in as he made his way from Liverpool to London to meet Rakesh | | his team mates and face the chaser.
Last year, we started the storm chaser technologies or the mobile radar to be deployed near the areas where the typhoon will hit.
Chrysler LLC, a United States-based automaker, has launched its Ram Sun Chaser at the 2013 SEMA Show.