1-hitter
1-hitter 1-hitter n. 1. a baseball game in which one team's pitchers allow the opposing team only one hit.

Syn: one-hitter [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • 1-hitter — noun a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only one hit • Syn: ↑one hitter • Hypernyms: ↑baseball, ↑baseball game …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hitter — Hit ter, n. 1. One who hits or strikes; as, a hard hitter. [1913 Webster] 2. (Baseball) The batter; as, there are two strikes on the hitter. [PJC] {heavy hitter} 1. A baseball player who gets many extra base hits. 2. A person who is very… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hitter — noun 1. (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑batter, ↑slugger, ↑batsman • Derivationally related forms: ↑slug (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hitter — [[t]hɪ̱tə(r)[/t]] hitters 1) N COUNT In sports, a hitter is someone who is good at hitting the ball. The Georgian, aged 19, is not one of the game s big hitters. 2) N COUNT: adj N If you refer to someone such as a politician or a businessman as a …   English dictionary

  • hitter — UK [ˈhɪtə(r)] / US [ˈhɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms hitter : singular hitter plural hitters 1) someone who hits a ball, especially in tennis and baseball The record books will show that he is one of the greatest hitters who ever lived. 2)… …   English dictionary

  • hitter — hit ► VERB (hitting; past and past part. hit) 1) direct a blow at (someone or something) with one s hand or a tool or weapon. 2) propel (a ball) with a bat, racket, etc. 3) accidentally strike (part of one s body) against something. 4) (of a… …   English terms dictionary

  • hitter — hit·ter (hĭtʹər) n. 1. One who hits or strikes something. 2. Baseball. A batter. * * * …   Universalium

  • hitter's count — noun A count favourable to the batter, in which there are more balls than strikes, especially a 3 0, 3 1, or 2 0 count. The runners will be going on the hitters count. Ant: pitchers count …   Wiktionary

  • hitter — hit|ter [ hıtə ] noun count 1. ) someone who is good at hitting the ball, especially in tennis and baseball: one of the greatest hitters who ever lived 2. ) someone who has a lot of power or influence, especially in politics or business: The… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Alfons Hitter — Generalleutnant Alfons Hitter (2.v.r.) mit General der Infanterie Friedrich Gollwitzer (1944) Alfons Hitter (* 4. Juni 1892 in Hochstatt; † 11. März 1968 in Thomasberg) war ein deutscher …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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