Examples of receiver in a Sentence
She angrily slammed down the phone's receiver.
Recent Examples of receiver from the Web
On a day with little wind, Carter Stanley was inaccurate throughout, short-hopping (and long-hopping) numerous receivers.
Brewer receiver Jahrad Taylor caught three passes for a game-high 78 yards and one touchdown.
The Chargers beat the Barons 51-14 in the 50th meeting between the two schools at Orange Coast College, and Atencio wound up with his best game as a receiver.
EtherMagic is the company's powerline networking kit; the full kit comes with one switch and three receivers.
RB Tahj Martin leads the team in rushing with 87 carries for 483 yards while WR Malcolm Ross-Turner tops the receivers with 24 catches for 326 yards and three TDs.
Those players were safeties Eric Reid and Adrian Colbert, linebackers Dekoda Watson and Eli Harold, receiver Marquise Goodwin, defensive lineman Arik Armstead, and cornerback K'Waun Williams, according to ESPN.
Davis' transfer from Bureau Valley, coupled with the height and skill of receivers Nick Calcagno and Ryan Laurenzo, put the passing game on the fast track.
The junior receiver came back to get the ball at the goal line.
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First Known Use of receiver
RECEIVER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of receiver for English Language Learners
: the part of a telephone that you pick up and hold near your face when you are making or receiving a phone call
: radio or television equipment that changes signals into sound and pictures
American football : a player who catches passes thrown by the quarterback
RECEIVER Defined for Kids
legal Definition of receiver
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