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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting;
[syn: batter, hitter, slugger, batsman]

2. someone who hits;
- Example: "a hard hitter"
- Example: "a fine striker of the ball"
- Example: "blacksmiths are good hitters"
[syn: hitter, striker]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hitter \Hit"ter\, n. 1. One who hits or strikes; as, a hard hitter. [1913 Webster] 2. (Baseball) The batter; as, there are two strikes on the hitter. [PJC] heavy hitter 1. A baseball player who gets many extra-base hits. 2. A person who is very important or is very effective at his profession. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hitter n 1: (baseball) a ballplayer who is batting [syn: batter, hitter, slugger, batsman] 2: someone who hits; "a hard hitter"; "a fine striker of the ball"; "blacksmiths are good hitters" [syn: hitter, striker]