HyperDic: twirler

English > 2 senses of the word twirler:
NOUNperson twirler, baton twirlersomeone who twirls a baton
person twirler, pitcher, hurler(baseball) the person who does the pitching
twirler > pronunciation
Soundstwer'ler
Rhymesalveolar ... Ziegler: 240 rhymes with ler...
English > twirler: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who twirls a baton.
Synonymbaton twirler
Narrowerdrum majorette, majoretteA female baton twirler who accompanies a marching band
Broaderperformer, performing artistAn entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
Spanishbastonero, batonista, rotador
Verbstwirlcause to spin
English > twirler: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaning(baseball) the person who does the pitching.
Synonymspitcher, hurler
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
softball, softball gameA game / game closely resembling baseball that is played on a smaller diamond / diamond and with a ball that is larger / larger and softer
Narrowerleft-handed pitcher, left-hander, left hander, lefthander, lefty, southpawA baseball pitcher who throws the ball with the left hand
reliever, relief pitcher, firemanA pitcher who does not start the game
right-handed pitcher, right-hander(baseball) a pitcher who throws with the right hand
screwballer(baseball) a pitcher who throws screwballs
starting pitcher(baseball) a pitcher who starts in a baseball game
Broaderballplayer, baseball playerAn athlete who plays baseball
throwersomeone who projects something (especially by a rapid motion of the arm)
Spanishlanzador, twirler
Catalanllançador, pitcher
Verbstwirlturn in a twisting or spinning motion

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