Definition of Stooper

1. Noun. A person at a racetrack who searches for winning parimutuel tickets that have been carelessly discarded by others.

Generic synonyms: Salvager, Salvor



2. Noun. A person who carries himself or herself with the head and shoulders habitually bent forward.
Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Derivative terms: Stoop, Stoop, Stoop

Definition of Stooper

1. n. One who stoops.

Definition of Stooper

1. Noun. A person who stoops. ¹

2. Noun. One who searches for discarded winning tickets at a racetrack. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stooper

1. one that stoops [n -S] - See also: stoops

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stooper

stooles
stoolie
stoolies
stooling
stoolpigeon
stools
stooly
stoop
stoop and roop
stoop ball
stoop to
stoopball
stoope
stooped
stooper (current term)
stoopers
stoopes
stoopid
stoopider
stoopidest
stooping
stoopingly
stoopless
stoops
stoopy
stoor
stoors
stooshie
stooshies

Literary usage of Stooper

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1880)
"... on the back of the stooping person by each boy as he jumps over him; the one who knocks either of the things off has to take the place of the stooper. ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"Act of stooping nation downward ; descent from di¡ superiority ; fall of a bird apon b" vessel of liquor ; a post fasten earth : a northern word. stooper ..."

3. The Metropolitan (1842)
"For the stooper—and that will be thyself," said Master Nicolas. " 'Twill be the better for the sweeper," said Godfrey. " Nay, I stoop neither for man nor ..."

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