Definition of no-hitter in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌnōˈhidər/


A complete game in which a pitcher yields no hits to the opposing team.
Example sentences
  • People think that a pitcher who throws a no-hitter totally dominates the game, but that isn't always true.
  • Still, most catchers feel compelled to observe the unwritten rule about not talking to a pitcher when he has a no-hitter or perfect game working.
  • In a local high school game several years ago, a pitcher lost a no-hitter because of that scoring rule.

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Syllabification: no-hit·ter

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