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no–hit

adjective

Definition of no–hit

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a baseball game or a part of a game in which a pitcher allows the opposition no base hits

1900

First Known Use of no–hit

1900


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no–hit

verb

Definition of no–hit

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to give up no base hits to <no–hit them for five innings>

1967

First Known Use of no–hit

1967


NO–HIT Defined for English Language Learners

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no–hit

adjective

Definition of no–hit for English Language Learners

  • baseball —used to describe a game or inning in which a pitcher does not allow the batters from the other team to get a base hit


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