HyperDic: ballplayer

English > 1 sense of the word ballplayer:
NOUNperson ballplayer, baseball playeran athlete who plays baseball
ballplayer > pronunciation
Soundsbao'lpley.er
Rhymesassayer ... taxpayer: 22 rhymes with eyer...
English > ballplayer: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningAn athlete who plays baseball.
Synonymbaseball player
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
InstancesAaron, Henry Louis Aaron, Hank AaronUnited States professional baseball player who hit more home runs than Babe Ruth (born in 1934)
Berra, Lawrence Peter Berra, Yogi, Yogi BerraUnited States baseball player (born 1925)
DiMaggio, Joe DiMaggio, Joseph Paul DiMaggioUnited States professional baseball player noted for his batting ability (1914-1999)
Gehrig, Lou Gehrig, Henry Louis Gehrigbaseball player who died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (1903-1941)
Mantle, Mickey Mantle, Mickey Charles MantleUnited States baseball player (1931-1997)
Mays, Willie Mays, Willie Howard Mays Jr., Say Hey KidUnited States baseball player (born in 1931)
McGraw, John McGraw, John Joseph McGrawUnited States baseball ... / baseball player and manager (1873-1934)
Musial, Stan Musial, Stanley Frank Musial, Stan the ManUnited States baseball player (born in 1920)
Paige, Satchel Paige, Leroy Robert PaigeUnited States baseball player
Robinson, Jackie Robinson, Jack Roosevelt RobinsonUnited States baseball player
Ruth, Babe Ruth, George Herman Ruth, Sultan of SwatUnited States professional baseball player famous for hitting home runs (1895-1948)
Williams, Ted Williams, Theodore Samuel WilliamsUnited States baseball player noted as a hitter (1918-2002)
Yastrzemski, Carl YastrzemskiUnited States baseball player (born in 1939)
Young, Cy Young, Danton True YoungUnited States baseball player and famous pitcher (1867-1955)
Narrowerbase runner, runnerA baseball player on the team at bat who is on base (or attempting to reach a base)
batter, hitter, slugger, batsman(baseball) a ballplayer who is batting
fielderA member of the baseball team that is in the field instead of at bat
little leaguerA player between 8 and 12 years of age who is a member of a little-league team
major leaguer, big leaguerA member of a major-league baseball team
minor leaguer, bush leaguerA player on a minor-league baseball team
pitcher, hurler, twirler(baseball) the person who does the pitching
utility manA baseball player valued for the ability to play at several positions
Broaderathlete, jockA person trained to compete in sports
player, participantA person who participates in or is skilled at some game / game
Spanishbeisbolista, jugador de béisbol
Catalanjugador de beisbol

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