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slugger

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noun slug·ger \ˈslə-gər\

Simple Definition of slugger

  • : a boxer who punches hard

  • baseball : a batter who hits many home runs

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of slugger

  1. :  one that strikes hard or with heavy blows: asa :  a prizefighter who punches hard but has usually little defensive skillb :  a hard-hitting batter in baseball

1877

First Known Use of slugger

1877

Rhymes with slugger


SLUGGER Defined for Kids

slugger

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noun slug·ger \ˈslə-gər\

Definition of slugger for Students

  1. :  a boxer or baseball batter who hits hard




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