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Syllabification: clos·er
Pronunciation: /ˈklōzər

Definition of closer in English:


1A person or thing that closes or ends something.
2 Baseball A relief pitcher who specializes in pitching to the final batters of a game if the pitcher’s team has the lead.
Example sentences
  • At least his winning home run came off one of the game's most dominant closers, someone who is on a contending team.
  • Whatever your opinion of closers, teams rarely win without them.
  • He remains one of the top closers in baseball and could be bargain for a contending team.

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