slugger


slug·ger

noun \ˈslə-gər\

: a boxer who punches hard

baseball : a batter who hits many home runs

Full Definition of SLUGGER

:  one that strikes hard or with heavy blows: as
a :  a prizefighter who punches hard but has usually little defensive skill
b :  a hard-hitting batter in baseball

First Known Use of SLUGGER

1877

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