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Definition 1: an iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for climber in the sense of this definition

(climber is a kind of ...) sports equipment consisting of a sharp point on the sole of a shoe worn by athletes

"spikes provide greater traction"

Definition 2: someone who climbs as a sport; especially someone who climbs mountains - [noun denoting person]

Samples where climber or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the lead climber looked strong still but his partner often slumped in his ropes

(climber is a kind of ...) a person trained to compete in sports

(... is a kind of climber ) someone who gains access by the use of ladders

(... is a kind of climber ) someone who climbs mountains

(... is a kind of climber ) a climber of vertical rock faces

Definition 3: someone seeking social prominence by obsequious behavior - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for climber in the sense of this definition

(climber is a kind of ...) a person who has suddenly risen to a higher economic status but has not gained social acceptance of others in that class

(... is a kind of climber ) someone who tries to attract social lions as guests

Definition 4: someone who ascends on foot - [noun denoting person]

Samples where climber or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a solitary mounter of the staircase

Synonyms for climber in the sense of this definition

(climber is a kind of ...) someone who ascends

Definition 5: a vine or climbing plant that readily grows up a support or over other plants - [noun denoting plant]

(climber is a kind of ...) a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

(... is a kind of climber ) any of various ornamental climbing plants of the genus Clematis usually having showy flowers

(... is a kind of climber ) an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae

(... is a kind of climber ) a genus with one species that is a rapidly growing climbing vine with tuberous roots; grown in hot climates

(... is a kind of climber ) any of several ferns of the genus Lygodium that climb by twining

(... is a kind of climber ) a plant that climbs by its adventitious roots e.g. ivy

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