ringer

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1ring·er

noun \ˈriŋ-ər\

Definition of RINGER

1
:  one that sounds especially by ringing
2
a (1) :  one that enters a competition under false representations (2) :  imposter, fake
b :  one that strongly resembles another —often used with dead <he's a dead ringer for the senator>

First Known Use of RINGER

15th century

Other General Sports Terms

kegler, mulligan, rappel, turkey

2ringer

noun

Definition of RINGER

:  one that encircles or puts a ring around (as a quoit or horseshoe that lodges so as to surround the peg)

First Known Use of RINGER

1863

Other Game Terms

bezique, carom, convention, crap, euchre, gambit, monte, parlay, tierce

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