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Slugger   Listen
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Slugger  n.  One who strikes heavy blows; hence, a boxer; a prize fighter. (Cant or Slang)






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








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"Slugger" Quotes from Famous Books



... interest that a former United member named "Handsome Harry" has now graduated from literature to left field, and has, through sheer genius, risen from the lowly level of the ambitious author, to the exalted eminence of the classy slugger. Too proud to push the pen, he now swats the pill. Of such doth the dizzy quality of sempiternal Fame consist! Speaking without levity, we cannot but censure Mr. Dowdell's introduction of the ringside or ball-field spirit into an Association ...
— Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922 • Howard Phillips Lovecraft

... to his own mother if she was here. He says if what we suspect is true, he couldn't show the white feather now. He's the best sport I've ever seen, and I hate to see him beat up by that white-livered slugger." ...
— Captain Pott's Minister • Francis L. Cooper



Words linked to "Slugger" :   ballplayer, designated hitter, pinch hitter, baseball game, baseball player, baseball, hitter, pugilist, slogger



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