perfect game

noun

Definition of perfect game

  1. :  a baseball game in which a pitcher allows no hits, no runs, and no opposing batter to reach first base

First Known Use of perfect game

1907


PERFECT GAME Defined for English Language Learners

perfect game

noun

Definition of perfect game for English Language Learners

  • baseball : a game in which a pitcher does not allow the batters from the other team to get a base hit or to get to first base in any other way


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