Scarer vs Scorer - What's the difference?

scarer | scorer |

As nouns the difference between scarer and scorer

is that scarer is one who, or that which, scares while scorer is one who scores.

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(en noun)
  • One who, or that which, scares.
  • * 1894 , William Crooke, An Introduction to the Popular Religion and Folklore of Northern India
  • The letter from a Raja is spotted with gold-leaf as a preservative, partly to divert the glance of fascination and partly because gold is a scarer of demons...
  • * {{quote-news, year=2007, date=January 21, author=, title=Letters, work=New York Times citation
  • , passage=However, if a child tells a parent that someone “scares me,” it certainly doesn’t seem prudent to tell the alleged scarer what the child has confided to the parent, even if that parent “trusts” the baby sitter at this point. }}


    * frightener


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    (en noun)
  • One who scores.
  • Shearer finished among the top ten goal scorers''' in 10 out of his 14 seasons in the Premier League and won the top '''scorer title three times.
  • * {{quote-news
  • , year=2012 , date=April 21 , author=Jonathan Jurejko , title=Newcastle 3-0 Stoke , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=But chances were rare for the lowest scorers in the Premier League against a Newcastle defence which claimed a fourth straight clean sheet.}}
  • One who scores: a scorekeeper.
  • The team was making goals so fast the scorer could barely keep up.
  • (cricket) Either of a pair of people, one provided by each side, who record in a specially formatted book, every ball bowled, every run scored, and every wicket that falls
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