from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who trains, especially one who coaches athletes, racehorses, or show animals.
- n. A contrivance or apparatus used in training.
- n. A member of a naval gun crew who trains cannons horizontally.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who trains another; a coach.
- n. A running shoe or sneaker.
- n. A patch for a video game that applies cheats.
- n. Attributive form of trainers
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who trains; an instructor; especially, one who trains or prepares men, horses, etc., for exercises requiring physical agility and strength.
- n. A militiaman when called out for exercise or discipline.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Naval, a member of a gun's crew or turret crew whose duty it is to keep his gun, or the axis of the turret, in lateral train exactly on the target. Also called training-pointer. In modern practice the tendency is to have two persons engaged in keeping the gun on the target, the training-pointer and the firing-pointer. See gun-pointer.
- n. One who trains; an instructor.
- n. One who trains or prepares men, etc., for the performance of feats requiring certain physical fitness, as an oarsman for a boat-race, a pugilist for a prizefight, or a horse for racing.
- n. A militiaman.
- n. A wire or wooden frame upon which flowers or shrubs are trained.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one who trains other persons or animals
- n. simulator consisting of a machine on the ground that simulates the conditions of flying a plane
to train + -er (Wiktionary)