rusher

play
noun rush·er \ˈrə-shər\

Definition of rusher

  1. :  one that rushes; especially :  ballcarrier

Examples of rusher in a Sentence

  1. He was the team's leading rusher last year.

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RUSHER Defined for English Language Learners

rusher

play
noun

Definition of rusher for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that rushes; especially American football : a player who carries the ball during running plays

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