hit wicket

adjective

of a batsman in cricket
: having broken the wicket with the bat or some part of the person in making a stroke at a ball
used in the phrase out, hit wicket
abbreviation hw

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“Hit wicket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hit%20wicket. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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