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. For the first time that morning I perceived Cesar stretched out full length on the deck near the foremast and wondered where he had been skulking till then.
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Release date- 14082019 - Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), the global aerospace and national security leader owned by Chairwoman and President Eren Ozmen and CEO Fatih Ozmen, selected United Launch Alliance (ULA) as the launch vehicle provider for the Dream Chaser spacecraft's six NASA missions to the International Space Station.
Chaser is also a good name because this beast tends to select a territory and defend it against all intruders, making sure they leave quickly.
Video prices reflected this, and it was possible a chaser could make several hundred dollars a day with daily earnings in the low thousands not uncommon.
The plan is for the Dream Chaser to fly a minimum of six missions to the ISS by 2024, (https://www.nasa.gov/centers/armstrong/features/SNC_Dream_Chaser_Free_Flight.html) says NASA.
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).
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.