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Wiktionary

  1. yorkernoun

    a ball bowled so as to bounce at or near the batsman's popping crease

    Etymology: * Possibly from 18th and 19th century slang term to pull yorkshire on a person meaning "to trick or deceive" them

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yorkernoun

    a tice

Freebase

  1. Yorker

    Yorker is a term used in cricket that describes a ball bowled which hits the cricket pitch around the batsman's feet. When a batsman assumes a normal stance this generally means that the cricket ball bounces on the cricket pitch on or near the batsman's popping crease. A batsman who advances down the pitch to strike the ball may by so advancing cause the ball to pitch at or around their feet and may thus cause themselves to be "yorked".

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Yorker

    york′ėr, n. a term in cricket applied to a ball pitched to a point directly under the batsman's bat—formerly called tice from entice. [Prob. from Yorkshire, but history quite unknown.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yorker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Yorker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Yorker in a Sentence

  1. Rebecca Katz:

    He's a New Yorker who cherishes New York things. And I think just like a million New Yorkers were grieving the loss of life as normal, he was, too. Except that as the leader, you have to be the one to give it up first. That's where it got tricky, i think he gets it now.

  2. El Khatib:

    The only way I am able to get information is by being an educated, young, and relatively connected New Yorker, i think it speaks to the inequity that is surfacing through every stage of this pandemic.

  3. Ryan Lizza:

    I am dismayed thatThe New Yorkerhas decided to characterize a respectful relationship with a woman I dated as somehow inappropriate, i am sorry to my friends, workplace colleagues, and loved ones for any embarrassment this episode may cause. I loveThe The New Yorker... But this decision, which was made hastily and without a full investigation of the relevant facts, was a terrible mistake.

  4. Eric Adams:

    It was extremely impactful for NewYorkers, losing a New Yorker in that fashion, and just really doubled down on our concerns that our system must be safe, must be safe from actual crime, which we are going to do. And it must be safe from those who feel as though there'satotal level of disorder in our subway system.

  5. Lynne Patton:

    Politics don't matter when people are living like this, the President, people forget, is a New Yorker, first and foremost. He wants to know where the money is going.

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