Definition of hurler in English:


Syllabification: hurl·er
Pronunciation: /ˈhərlər


  • 1North American informal A baseball pitcher.
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    • ‘He's got a funny spin on his fastball,’ the veteran hurler told Allen.
    • Five hurlers recalled recently their first and only taste of all-star action.
    • That is also the most wins ever by a left-handed hurler.
  • 2A player of hurling.
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    • Over 30 players attended the meeting and were told county hurlers will get free gym membership this season.
    • For a player twice named hurler of the year, he had nothing to prove.
    • He's a hurling man and he talks about the game as hurlers do.

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