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woofer

[woo f-er] /ˈwʊf ər/
noun, Audio.
1.
a loudspeaker designed for the reproduction of low-frequency sounds.
Origin of woofer
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40; woof2 + -er1
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  • Ted was not more than ten feet away when woofer disappeared.

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    Edward C. Taylor
  • At the same moment the insensible form of woofer slipped to the ground.

    Ted Strong in Montana

    Edward C. Taylor
  • woofer all the while was urging on his pony, trying to throw Ted off his feet.

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    Edward C. Taylor
  • "I did say so, and I heard the lieutenant say so," said woofer defiantly.

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    Edward C. Taylor
  • Be careful, and do not let woofer see you alone, and if he lays his hand on you, scream for me.

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    Edward C. Taylor
  • Ted also slept on the outer rim, and not more than ten feet from woofer.

    Ted Strong in Montana

    Edward C. Taylor
  • Once woofer stopped and looked back to see if his escape from camp had been observed, or if any one was stirring.

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    Edward C. Taylor
  • The boys laughed at the story, for woofer, as they began to call him immediately, told it in a most comical manner.

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  • Say, woofer, you won't take a reward for bringing in our strays, how would you like a job with this outfit?

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  • woofer was a very powerful man, and he ran swiftly from the tent bearing the girl in his arms as if she were a child.

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British Dictionary definitions for woofer

woofer

/ˈwuːfə/
noun
1.
a loudspeaker used in high-fidelity systems for the reproduction of low audio frequencies
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Slang definitions & phrases for woofer

woofer

noun

  1. A person who woofs (1934+ Black)
  2. A loudspeaker designed to reproduce bass notes faithfully (1935+)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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