Definition of scorer in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈskɔːrə(r)


  • 1A person who scores goals, points, etc. in a game: he was last season’s leading scorer with 40 tries
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    • After quickly getting among the Conference top scorers this season, goals have been hard to come by for Mullin in recent weeks.
    • All hits on scorers after a goal should be considered attempts to injure and be penalized as such.
    • Jon Newby, now top scorer after his seventh goal of the season, would be a prime target for ambitious clubs.
  • 2A person who keeps a record of the score in a game.
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    • Kiriella was accorded a farewell by the umpires and the scorers at their headquarters recently.
    • The secretary of the Bradford Mutual Sunday School League said the match was a bit of a headache for the scorers and umpires.
    • Interestingly, qualified cricket umpires, match referee and scorers will be there for the carnival.

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