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Definitions and Synonyms of striker | Another word for striker | What is striker?

Definition 1: the part of a mechanical device that strikes something - [noun denoting artifact]

(striker is a kind of ...) mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles

(... is a kind of striker ) metal striker that hangs inside a bell and makes a sound by hitting the side

(... is a kind of striker ) striker that ignites the charge by striking the primer

(... is a kind of striker ) a striker that is covered in felt and that causes the piano strings to vibrate

(... is a kind of striker ) the part of a gunlock that strikes the percussion cap when the trigger is pulled

(... is a kind of striker ) the striking part of a tool

"the head of the hammer"

Definition 2: an employee on strike against an employer - [noun denoting person]

(striker is a kind of ...) a person who does nothing

Definition 3: someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating - [noun denoting person]

(striker is a kind of ...) a serviceman in the navy

(striker belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 4: a forward on a soccer team - [noun denoting person]

(striker is a kind of ...) a person trained to compete in sports

Definition 5: someone who hits - [noun denoting person]

Samples where striker or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a hard hitter
  • a fine striker of the ball
  • blacksmiths are good hitters

Synonyms for striker in the sense of this definition

(striker is a kind of ...) someone who moves

(... is a kind of striker ) a hitter who slaps (usually another person) with an open hand

"someone slapped me on the back and I turned to see who the slapper was" "my father was the designated spanker in our family"

(... is a kind of striker ) a very hard hitter

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