big leaguer
noun see big league

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Big Leaguer — Infobox Film name = Big Leaguer director = Robert Aldrich producer = Matthew Rapf writer = Herbert Baker John McNulty (story) starring = Edward G. Robinson Vera Ellen Jeff Richards Richard Jaeckel William Campbell released = August 19, 1953… …   Wikipedia

  • big-leaguer — /big lee geuhr/, n. 1. Sports. a player in a major league. 2. Informal. a person who belongs to or works for a big league organization. [1895 1900, Amer.; BIG LEAGUE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • big-leaguer — big leagu·er …   English syllables

  • big-leaguer — ˈbiˈglēgə(r) noun : one that belongs to or plays in a big league * * * /big lee geuhr/, n. 1. Sports. a player in a major league. 2. Informal. a person who belongs to or works for a big league organization. [1895 1900, Amer.; BIG LEAGUE + ER1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • big leaguer — noun a member of a major league baseball team (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑major leaguer • Hypernyms: ↑ballplayer, ↑baseball player • Member Holonyms: ↑major league team, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Big Leaguer —    Comédie dramatique de Robert Aldrich, avec Edward G. Robinson, Vera Ellen, Jeff Richards.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1953   Technique: noir et blanc   Durée: 1 h 11    Film non distribué en France    Résumé    Un jeune homme s… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • big league — noun Date: 1899 1. major league 2. big time 2 often used in plural • big league adjective • big leaguer noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • big league — /ˈbɪg lig/ (say big leeg) noun 1. US Sport a professional baseball league. 2. the area of greatest competition, achievement, excitement, etc., in any field. –phrase 3. be in (or play) the big league, to be among the best in any field of endeavour …   Australian English dictionary

  • big league — noun a top league in a professional sport, especially baseball. Derivatives big leaguer noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • big shot — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n., informal, leader, boss, bigwig (inf.). See authority, importance. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. dignitary, big wheel*, big gun*, VIP*; see administrator , chief 1 , personage 2 . III (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

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