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Meaning of CATCHER

Pronunciation:  'kachur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the position on a baseball team of the player who is stationed behind home plate and who catches the balls that the pitcher throws; "a catcher needs a lot of protective equipment"; "he plays behind the plate"
  2. [n]  (baseball or softball) the person who plays the position of catcher
 

CATCHER is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: plate
 
 See Also: baseball team, infielder, position

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Catch"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, catches.

2. (Baseball) The player who stands behind the batsman to
   catch the ball.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: amateur athlete, archer, athlete, ballplayer, baseballer, baseman, batter, battery, blocking back, bowman, captor, capturer, center, coach, competitor, cricketer, defensive lineman, end, footballer, games-player, gamester, guard, infielder, jock, jumper, lineman, offensive lineman, outfield, outfielder, partaker, player, poloist, professional athlete, pugilist, quarterback, racer, skater, sport, sportsman, tackle, tailback, taker, toxophilite, wingback, wrestler
 

 

 

 

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