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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who throws a heavy metal ball in a pushing motion in a field event.

Usage examples (29)
  • I tell her that she looks too light to be a shot-putter.
  • Sam went on to become a shot-putter, muscles he puts to use now, over 40, in rough touch football games.
  • In a show of defiance, American shot-putter Ralph Waldo Rose refused to lower the flag before King Edward VII.
  • "It's really special because we now are really part of the history of this place," U.S. shot-putter Kristin Heaston says. for more
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