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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.
ITV bosses are said to have commissioned a new series based on the hit game show in which contestants from other countries can take on the chasers.
The Chasers is a deep-reaching account, in prose poems, of the high school gang to which the poet belonged when he was a student at Tucson High from 1956 to 1959.
With every high there is the chance of the occasional low for the Chasers when a contestant beats them - and in Jenny's case, a woman named Judith wiped the floor with her, taking away PS70,000 - the largest sum of money won by a solo player.
TOMORROW: Don't miss Katy Price's hurdlers and Dr Richard Newland's chasers at Uttoxeter.
Contract are awarded for Purchase of works on the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of hand-held power tools and gas powered tools (chainsaws, lawn mowers, gasoline mowers, lawn mowers, trimmers, brush cutters, mowers, vibrating plates, vibrating rammers, betonolomas, gas cutters, seam chasers, asphalt cutters, gas generators, chitching machines, hammer breakers, gas cutters, seam chasers, asphalt cutters, gas generators, breakers, hammer breakers, hammer breakers, gasoline cutters , drills, screwdrivers, electric shears, gasoline blowers, circular saws, compressors)
Eighty-five percent of these chasers think they have fallen behind in retirement saving, and another 85% think it is too late for them to have a comfortable retirement.
Four-spotted chasers tend to have preferred perches in their territory and will return to the same spot on a regular basis after going on patrol.
For more than two decades, storm chasers have often paid their way by marketing their severe weather videos.
Tampa, FL, March 12, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Pin Chasers camp programs get kids away from screens and onto the lanes.
"But there are generalisations to be drawn: sprinters and staying chasers look different, sprinters are usually shortcoupled, carry a lot of condition, have a big backside and strength through the shoulders.
That is how storm chasers feel when they spot a funnel cloud.