Examples from the Web for spotter
This feeling was not unnatural, since the detection came through a discredited channel, the spotter.
And in the meantime, if things panned, Jimmy could be useful as a spotter.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith
Somewhere on one of the neighboring hills the “spotter” was telephoning the range.With the French in France and Salonika|Richard Harding Davis
The Yankee spotter was not to be permitted to get away with his prey, if the men of Perth could prevent.Old Broadbrim Into the Heart of Australia|Author of "Old Broadbrim"
They keep down the wrong lead until the auditor derails them at the spotter's switch.
British Dictionary definitions for spotter
- a person or thing that watches or observes
- (as modifier)a spotter plane
- a person who checks against irregularities and inconsistencies
- a person who searches for new material, performers, etc