Definición de twelfth man en inglés:

twelfth man

Saltos de línea: twelfth man

sustantivo

Cricket
  • A player nominated to act as a reserve in a game, typically carrying out duties such as fielding as a substitute, taking out drinks, etc..
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • At cricket grounds people seem most excited by the chance to glimpse a famous face - even if it's the twelfth man carrying a water bottle or a TV commentator stretching his legs.
    • The teams will include a nominated captain and a twelfth man.
    • In the evening as we sat on the large veranda, a discussion took place about the twelfth man being really only good for carrying drinks.

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Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody