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1 trigger /ˈtrɪgɚ/ noun
plural triggers
1 trigger
/ˈtrɪgɚ/
noun
plural triggers
Learner's definition of TRIGGER
[count]
: a lever on a gun that you pull to fire the gun
see picture at gun
: something that causes something else to happen often + for
2 trigger /ˈtrɪgɚ/ verb
triggers; triggered; triggering
2 trigger
/ˈtrɪgɚ/
verb
triggers; triggered; triggering
Learner's definition of TRIGGER
[+ object]
: to cause (something, such as an alarm) to start functioning
: to cause (a bomb) to explode
: to cause (something) to start or happen
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