slugger

Definitions of slugger
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n a boxer noted for an ability to deliver hard punches

Synonyms:
slogger
Type of:
boxer, pugilist
someone who fights with his fists for sport

n (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting

Synonyms:
batsman, batter, hitter
Types:
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bunter
a batter who bunts
designated hitter
a ballplayer who is designated to bat in place of the pitcher
pinch hitter
(baseball) a substitute for the regular batter
switch-hitter
a baseball player who can bat either right or left handed
whiffer
a batter who strikes out by swinging at and missing the third strike
Type of:
ballplayer, baseball player
an athlete who plays baseball

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