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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.
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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
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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]
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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"
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Translations
GewindeschneiderGraviererGraviererinJägerJägerin

chaser

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

[ˈtʃeɪsəʳ] n
a. (drink) bibita poco alcolica bevuta dopo un superalcolico
b. (person) → inseguitore/trice, cacciatore/trice
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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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.
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.