- [noun] a large marble used for shooting in the game of marbles
- [noun] a person who shoots (usually with respect to their ability to shoot); "he is a crack shot"; "a poor shooter"
- [noun] a gambler who throws dice in the game of craps
- [noun] (sports) a player who drives or kicks a ball at the goal (or a basketball player who shoots at the basket)
- [noun] a professional killer who uses a gun
Synonyms: gunman, gunslinger, hired gun, gun, gun for hire, triggerman, hit man, hitman, torpedo