HyperDic: striker

English > 5 senses of the word striker:
NOUNperson strikera forward on a soccer team
person strikersomeone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating
person strikeran employee on strike against an employer
person striker, hittersomeone who hits
artifactstrikerthe part of a mechanical device that strikes something
striker > pronunciation
Soundsstray'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > striker: 5 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA forward on a soccer team.
Broaderathlete, jockA person trained to compete in sports
Spanishatacante
English > striker: 5 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Broaderbluejacket, navy man, sailor, sailor boyA serviceman in the navy
English > striker: 5 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningAn employee on strike against an employer.
BroadernonworkerA person who does nothing
Spanishhuelguista
Catalanvaguista
Verbsstrikestop work in order to press demands
English > striker: 5 senses > noun 4, person
Meaningsomeone who hits.
Example "a fine striker of the ball"
Synonymhitter
Narrowerslapper, spankerA hitter who slaps (usually another person) with an open hand
walloperA very hard hitter
Broadermoversomeone who moves
Spanishgolpeador
Verbsstrikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
strikehit against
English > striker: 5 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe part of a mechanical device that strikes something.
Narrowerclapper, tonguemetal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side
firing pinstriker that ignites the charge by striking the primer
hammerA striker that is covered in felt and that causes the piano strings to vibrate
hammer, cockThe part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled
headThe striking part of a tool
Broadermechanical devicemechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
Spanishpercusor, percutor
Catalanpercussor
Verbsstrikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
strikehit against

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