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Meaning & Definition of Starter in English

English

Starter

/stɑrtər/

noun

1. An electric motor for starting an engine

    synonym:
  • starter
  • ,
  • starter motor
  • ,
  • starting motor

2. A contestant in a team sport who is in the game at the beginning

    synonym:
  • starter

3. The official who signals the beginning of a race or competition

    synonym:
  • starter
  • ,
  • dispatcher

4. Any new participant in some activity

    synonym:
  • newcomer
  • ,
  • fledgling
  • ,
  • fledgeling
  • ,
  • starter
  • ,
  • neophyte
  • ,
  • freshman
  • ,
  • newbie
  • ,
  • entrant

5. Food or drink to stimulate the appetite (usually served before a meal or as the first course)

    synonym:
  • appetizer
  • ,
  • appetiser
  • ,
  • starter

6. A hand tool consisting of a rotating shaft with parallel handle

    synonym:
  • crank
  • ,
  • starter

7. 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"
    synonym:
  • starter

Examples of using

Tomatoes may be served hot or cold, as a starter or as a side dish.