Share this entry

Becker, Boris Line breaks: Boris Becker
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛkə/
/ˈbɛkɐ/

Definition of Becker, Boris in English:

(B.1967), German tennis player. In 1985 he became the youngest man and first unseeded player to win the men’s singles championship at Wimbledon. He won it again in 1986 and 1989.

Definition of Becker, Boris in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day whippersnapper
Pronunciation: ˈwɪpəsnapə
noun
a young, inexperienced person considered presumptuous or overconfident...