cager

Definitions of cager
  1. noun
    an athlete who plays basketball
    synonyms: basketball player, basketeer
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    examples:
    Julius Winfield Erving
    United States basketball forward (born in 1950)
    Oscar Palmer Robertson
    United States basketball guard (born in 1938)
    William Felton Russell
    United States basketball center (born in 1934)
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    center
    (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team
    dribbler
    a basketball player who is dribbling the ball to advance it
    dunker
    a basketball player who is able to make dunk shots
    forward
    the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
    guard
    the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
    type of:
    athlete, jock
    a person trained to compete in sports
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