- a participant in shot put.
Origin of shot-putter
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Dick, this is Mr. Crocker, well-known in athletic circles as a shot-putter of much promise.
Billy Goode thinks the school can worry along through the year without him as a jumper or half-miler or shot-putter.
There is a shot-putter, stopping a moment to chaff with a friend, stripped to the waist, his shirt in his hand.At Start and Finish