Putter-on Put"ter-on`, n. An instigator. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • putter-on — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun (plural putters on) Etymology: put on + er : one that puts on; especially : a worker engaged in any of various operations (as in textile printing or glue making) in which one thing is placed on something else * * * puttˈer on… …   Useful english dictionary

  • putter — [ pɶtɶr ] n. m. • 1899; mot angl. ♦ Golf Club à face verticale utilisé sur le green pour faire rouler la balle jusqu au trou (⇒ putt). On dit aussi POTEUR [ pɔtɶr ]. ● putter nom masculin (anglais putter) Club de golf servant à diriger la balle v …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Putter Smith — (Born Patrick Smith on 19 January 1941 in California) is an American jazz bassist, teacher and actor, who played Mr. Kidd in the 1971 James Bond film Diamonds Are Forever .He is the author of the book Putter Smith: Improvising Handbook, for… …   Wikipedia

  • Putter (golf) — In the sport of golf, a putter is a specialized club designed to push or roll the ball along the ground towards the cup. They are generally used from very close distance to the cup, generally on the putting green, though certain courses have… …   Wikipedia

  • putter — putter1 putterer, n. putteringly, adv. /put euhr/, v.i. 1. to busy or occupy oneself in a leisurely, casual, or ineffective manner: to putter in the garden. 2. to move or go in a specified manner with ineffective action or little energy or… …   Universalium

  • putter — [[t]pʌ̱tə(r)[/t]] putters, puttering, puttered 1) N COUNT A putter is a club used for hitting a golf ball a short distance once it is on the green. 2) VERB If you putter around, you do unimportant but quite enjoyable things, without hurrying.… …   English dictionary

  • putter-out — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun (plural putters out) Etymology: put out + er : one that puts out; especially : setter 2h * * * puttˈer out noun (obsolete) Someone who deposited money on going abroad, on condition of receiving a larger sum on his return, if… …   Useful english dictionary

  • putter — putt·er || pÊŒtÉ™(r) n. golf club with a narrow head used to make light strokes on the green v. dawdle, move about aimlessly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Jos de Putter — (Terneuzen, 1959) is a Dutch film director, film critic and screenwriter who primarily makes documentaries. He studied political science and literature at the University of Leiden, and was a member of the editorial staff of the film magazine… …   Wikipedia

  • Conny Karlsson (shot putter) — This article is about the Finnish shot putter. For the Swedish footballer, see Conny Karlsson (footballer). Conny Karlsson (b. December 30, 1975 in Dragsfjärd, Finland) is a 195 cm tall former Finnish shot putter, who competed for Pargas IF. His… …   Wikipedia

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