For starters

What is For starters?

For starters definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a person or thing that starts.
a person who gives the signal to begin, as for a race, the running of a train, bus, elevator, etc.
a device that starts an internal-combustion engine without a need for cranking by hand.
a person or thing that starts in a race or contest: Only five starters finished the race.
a culture of bacteria used to start a particular fermentation, as in the manufacture of cheese, buttermilk, sour cream, etc.

Cookery. sourdough(def 1).
Slang. a shill, as at a gaming table in a casino.
Cribbage. the card turned face up on the stack before the play.

constituting a basis or beginning: a starter set of dishes; a starter home.