Recent Examples of strikeout from the Web
Chase Anderson, Matthew Matthijs and Carson Hardee combined for 10 strikeouts and no walks to complete the seventh perfect game in LLWS history.
RHP Addison Russ have up just one hit in two innings and Will Hibbs had a pair of strikeouts in the ninth for his 15th save.
On Thursday, John Doxakis threw eight innings and six strikeouts while surrendering four hits and one run in Mat-Su's 2-1 win.
But control issues resurfaced in the fourth, which began with a double, a walk, a strikeout and another walk to load the bases.
Strutz, however, coaxed a pop out and notched two strikeouts to escape the jam.
Dodgers starter Rich Hill pitched five innings, allowing one run and striking out nine, giving him at least that many strikeouts in each of his past three starts.
Luke Lamm's strikeout of Evan Ranneklev with runners on the corners ended the game for Neuqua (11-5-1).
The 22-year-old made his first appearance Monday against Fargo-Moorhead, allowing two runs on three hits with three strikeouts and no walks in three innings.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'strikeout.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of strikeout
Definition of strike out
Examples of strike out in a Sentence
their joint venture in Las Vegas struck out, and they hurriedly dissolved the partnership
struck out all references to indecent matters
First Known Use of strike out
strike out Synonyms
Synonymsbomb, collapse, crater, flame out, flop, flunk, fold, founder, miss, fail, tank, wash out
Antonymsclick, come off, deliver, go, go over, pan out, succeed, work out
Related Wordsflounder, struggle; decline, sink, skid, slip, slump, wane; crash, crumble, miscarry, misfire; go under; implode, self-destruct
Near Antonymscook, flourish, prosper, thrive; prevail, triumph, win
STRIKEOUT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of strikeout for English Language Learners
baseball : an out in baseball that occurs when a batter gets three strikes
STRIKEOUT Defined for Kids
Definition of strikeout for Students
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up strikeout? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).