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Definition 1: a hinged airfoil on the upper surface of an aircraft wing that is raised to reduce lift and increase drag - [noun denoting artifact]

(spoiler is a kind of ...) a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight

Definition 2: an airfoil mounted on the rear of a car to reduce lift at high speeds - [noun denoting artifact]

(spoiler is a kind of ...) a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight

Definition 3: someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for spoiler in the sense of this definition

(spoiler is a kind of ...) a criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it

(... is a kind of spoiler ) someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation

(spoiler belongs to category ...) the waging of armed conflict against an enemy

"thousands of people were killed in the war"

Definition 4: a candidate with no chance of winning but who may draw enough votes to prevent one of the leading candidates from winning - [noun denoting person]

(spoiler is a kind of ...) a politician who is running for public office

Definition 5: someone who pampers or spoils by excessive indulgence - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for spoiler in the sense of this definition

(spoiler is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

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