What does striker mean?

Definitions for striker
ˈstraɪ kərstrik·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. striker(noun)

    a forward on a soccer team

  2. striker(noun)

    someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating

  3. striker(noun)

    an employee on strike against an employer

  4. hitter, striker(noun)

    someone who hits

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

  5. striker(noun)

    the part of a mechanical device that strikes something


  1. striker(Noun)

    An individual who is on strike

  2. striker(Noun)

    Someone or something that hits someone or something else.

  3. striker(Noun)

    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. striker(Noun)

    The batter.

  5. striker(Noun)

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

  6. striker(Noun)

    A harpoon.

  7. striker(Noun)

    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. striker(Noun)

    A blackmailer in politics.

  9. striker(Noun)

    One whose political influence can be bought.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Striker(noun)

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

  2. Striker(noun)

    a harpoon; also, a harpooner

  3. Striker(noun)

    a wencher; a lewd man

  4. Striker(noun)

    a workman who is on a strike

  5. Striker(noun)

    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

How to pronounce striker?

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How to say striker in sign language?

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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. Claudio Ranieri:

    Of course Jamie wanted to score, that's normal, van Nistelrooy was a fantastic striker and, like him, Jamie has everything to achieve at the highest level.

  2. 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.

  3. Briton Jason Palmer:

    I ’m quite a short hitter from the tee so therefore I need to be straight and accurate with my irons, my strength is my putting. You would n’t look at my long game and say, ‘ He’s a tremendous ball striker ’.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

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