Definition of 'striker'
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There was a team who were world champions that play without a striker. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Reading loan striker has three goals in his last two games. The Sun (2008)But the striker would rather pass up history if it kept his club top. The Sun (2015)You cannot play football without strikers to lead the line. The Sun (2012)We played last year with one striker. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And playing three strikers was part of it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The first defenders in our team are the strikers and they work very well. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Cannot stand playing with no striker no more. The Sun (2013)He sounds like one striker who needs to be put on the wing. The Sun (2012)And we have midfielders who easily can play as second striker. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The game appeared to be going on around him rather than the striker taking an active part in it. The Sun (2012)And the 50million striker clearly hoped his manager was left impressed by his efforts. The Sun (2013)The 17-year-old striker grabbed two goals and was a constant menace. The Sun (2010)That is considered exceedingly good value for one of the most promising young strikers in English football. Times, Sunday Times (2015)That is all part of the striker's goal celebration. The Sun (2010)There are lots of midfielders but it's a striker the team needs. The Sun (2010)It was both strikers' fifth goals of the season. The Sun (2013)Any hopes that the striker's fitness might inhibit his impact were swept away by a superb brace. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was keen to stress that he sees his future as the central striker rather than a member of the supporting cast out wide. The Sun (2014)Premier League clubs would have happily signed the England youth striker for a season. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He had a short spell as a striker two seasons ago but has mainly played on the wing, either side of his lengthy knee injury. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The manager said: 'I have a new player because we looked in the summer for a player behind the strikers. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'striker'
British English: striker /ˈstraɪkə/ NOUN
A striker is a person who is on strike.
The strikers want higher wages.
- American English: striker
- Arabic: مُضْرِب
- Brazilian Portuguese: grevista
- Chinese: 罢工者
- Croatian: štrajkaš
- Czech: stávkující
- Danish: strejkende
- Dutch: staker
- European Spanish: huelguista
- Finnish: lakkolainen
- French: attaquant
- German: Streikender
- Greek: απεργός
- Italian: scioperante
- Japanese: ストライキ参加者
- Korean: 파업 참가자
- Norwegian: streikende
- Polish: strajkujący
- European Portuguese: grevista
- Romanian: grevist
- Russian: забастовщик
- Spanish: huelguista
- Swedish: anfallsspelare
- Thai: คนที่หยุดงานประท้วง
- Turkish: grevci
- Ukrainian: страйкар
- Vietnamese: người bãi công
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