Definition of 'hitter'
Example sentences containing 'hitter'
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The big hitters will rake in tens of millions this summer alone. The Sun (2016)He wanted a big hitter to have our back. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The seat has a strong pedigree as a home to Conservative big hitters. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But it's worth bearing in mind slick and slippery boxers nearly always have the edge over the big hitters. The Sun (2016)That is not how it seemed to the eurozone heavy hitters. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The redesigned course is a lengthy beast and the top five last year were all big hitters. The Sun (2015)Who is the hardest hitter in world rugby? Times, Sunday Times (2015)They have packed the batting with powerful hitters who are supported by aggressive bowlers. Times, Sunday Times (2011)This meant he could not attack the par fives as the longer hitters could and did. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The game and the salaries are being diverted towards the big hitters. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Some heavy hitters headed for the door. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These guys were the longest hitters at the time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The difference between the two long hitters was stark. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Only the longest hitters will get there in two. The Sun (2016)Missing fairways on such a tricky track proved insurmountable for all but the longest hitters. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Was he as hard a hitter? Times, Sunday Times (2007)One used to be a big hitter and isn't any more. The Sun (2013)In the end, the eurozone heavy hitters could not hide their frustration at the slow progress. Times, Sunday Times (2011)During the dotcom boom, banks offered huge guaranteed bonuses to lure big hitters from their rivals. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He was a heavy hitter, it was a struggle from then on. Times, Sunday Times (2008)You need a hard hitter who can work the City very well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A long hitter whose game should be suited to the challenge. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Not content with being the biggest hitter, he worked hard on the timing and technique of his tackles. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cast full of heavy hitters? The Sun (2014)One for the big hitters. The Sun (2009)For all the beauty of this environment there is a feeling that the game 's long hitters could devour the course in benign conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Trends of 'hitter'
Used Rarely. hitter is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'hitter'
British English: hitter NOUN
In sports, you can use hitter to say how good someone is at hitting the ball.
He is not one of the game's big hitters.
Definition of hitter from the Collins English Dictionary
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