What does striker mean?

Definitions for striker
ˈstraɪ kərstrik·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. strikernoun

    a forward on a soccer team

  2. strikernoun

    someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating

  3. strikernoun

    an employee on strike against an employer

  4. hitter, strikernoun

    someone who hits

    "a hard hitter"; "a fine striker of the ball"; "blacksmiths are good hitters"

  5. strikernoun

    the part of a mechanical device that strikes something


  1. strikernoun

    An individual who is on strike

  2. strikernoun

    Someone or something that hits someone or something else.

  3. strikernoun

    One of the players on a team in football (soccer) in the row nearest to the opposing team's goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals.

  4. strikernoun

    The batter.

  5. strikernoun

    The batsman who is currently facing the bowler and defending his wicket

  6. strikernoun

    A harpoon.

  7. strikernoun

    A harpooner.

    Wherever we come to an anchor, we always send out our strikers, and put out hooks and lines overboard, to try fish. uE000177758uE001 Dampier.

  8. strikernoun

    A blackmailer in politics.

  9. strikernoun

    One whose political influence can be bought.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Strikernoun

    one who, or that which, strikes; specifically, a blacksmith's helper who wields the sledge

  2. Strikernoun

    a harpoon; also, a harpooner

  3. Strikernoun

    a wencher; a lewd man

  4. Strikernoun

    a workman who is on a strike

  5. Strikernoun

    a blackmailer in politics; also, one whose political influence can be bought

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'striker' in Nouns Frequency: #2057

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of striker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of striker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of striker in a Sentence

  1. Airplane:

    Ted Striker It was a rough place - the seediest dive on the wharf. Populated with every reject and cutthroat from Bombay to Calcutta. It's worse than Detroit.

  2. Brett Simon:

    I was chosen to work with explosive tracking dogs in Iraq. Once I arrived in Iraq in Baghdad, I was shipped out to Mosul, where I worked with the striker brigade working on the first tracking explosive dogs that were attempted in Iraq.

  3. Jurgen Klopp.Prior:

    It was a brilliant situation, it makes sense for a striker to go dribbling in the box because it's difficult for the defender to defend it clear. He was in a brilliant position in that moment -- if he could shoot, for sure it was a big chance as well.

  4. The FA:

    A comment posted on the Manchester United striker’s Instagram page was insulting, abusive, improper and brought the game into disrepute contrary to FA Rule E3.1, the post also constitutes an ‘aggravated breach’, which is defined in FA Rule E3.2, as it included reference, whether express or implied, to colour and/or race and/or ethnic origin.

  5. Andriy Shevchenko:

    That’s all a striker has to do.

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    something that seduces or has the quality to seduce
    • A. transition
    • B. temptation
    • C. plantation
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