no-hit

adjective
\ ˌnō-ˈhit How to pronounce no-hit (audio) \

Definition of no-hit

 (Entry 1 of 2)

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

no-hit

verb
no-hit; no-hitting; no-hits

Definition of no-hit (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

: to give up no base hits to no-hit them for five innings

First Known Use of no-hit

Adjective

1898, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1962, in the meaning defined above

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“No-hit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/no-hit. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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no-hit

adjective
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English Language Learners Definition of no-hit

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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