Putter Definition

Define what is Putter?

1. putter (noun)

a golfer who is putting.


    golf player, golfer, linksman noun
    someone who plays the game of golf.

    2. putter, potter (verb)

    work lightly.

    • The old lady is pottering around in the garden.
    Synonyms: potter

    busy, occupy verb
    keep busy with.

    3. putting iron, putter (noun)

    the iron normally used on the putting green.

      Synonyms: putting iron

      iron noun
      a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head.

      4. mess around, monkey around, muck about, muck around, potter, tinker, monkey, putter (verb)

      do random, unplanned work or activities or spend time idly.

      • The old lady is usually mucking about in her little house.

      work verb
      exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity.


      puddle verb
      mess around, as in a liquid or paste.

      5. potter around, putter around, potter, putter (verb)

      move around aimlessly.


        move verb
        move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion.

        Nearby Terms

        putter around (verb)
        move around aimlessly

        putterer (noun)
        a person who putters about

        putting (noun)
        hitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter

        putting green (noun)
        an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course

        putting iron (noun)
        the iron normally used on the putting green

        putting surface (noun)
        an area of closely cropped grass surrounding the hole on a golf course

        putting to death (noun)
        the act of terminating a life

        putty (noun)
        a dough-like mixture of whiting and boiled linseed oil; used especially to patch woodwork or secure panes of glass

        putty knife (noun)
        a spatula used to mix or apply putty

        puttyroot (noun)
        North American orchid bearing a single leaf and yellowish-brown flowers

        putz (noun)
        (Yiddish) a fool; an idiot

        puzzle (noun)
        a particularly baffling problem that is said to have a correct solution

        puzzle out (verb)
        find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of

        puzzle over (verb)
        try to solve

        puzzled (adjective satellite)
        filled with bewilderment