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Synonyms for catcherˈkætʃ ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. catcher, backstop(noun)

    (baseball) the person who plays the position of catcher

    backstop, catcher

  2. catcher(noun)

    the position on a baseball team of the player who is stationed behind home plate and who catches the balls that the pitcher throws

    "a catcher needs a lot of protective equipment"; "a catcher plays behind the plate"


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List of paraphrases:

receiver, glove, receveur, hitter, batter

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