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danger man Line breaks: dan¦ger man

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Definition of danger man in English:

noun

(In sport) a player or competitor regarded as posing a particularly serious threat to the opposition.
Example sentences
  • Doran put the shackles on Rathmore full forward Barry O'Neill, perceived as their danger man before the game.
  • Australia also have a danger man in Lote Tuqiri.
  • Haworth is the danger man again, hitting the crossbar with a header from Roberts' left wing cross.

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