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Synonyms for striker
ˈstraɪ kərstrik·er

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Wiktionary3.0 / 2 votes

  1. strikernoun

    Synonyms:
    attacker, forward, centre forward

  2. strikernoun

    One whose political influence can be bought.

    Synonyms:
    forward, centre forward, attacker

  3. strikernoun

    An individual who is on strike

    Synonyms:
    centre forward, attacker, forward

  4. strikernoun

    Someone or something that hits someone or something else.

    Synonyms:
    centre forward, forward, attacker

  5. strikernoun

    One of the players on a team in football (soccer) in the row nearest to the opposing team's goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals.

    Synonyms:
    forward, attacker, centre forward

  6. strikernoun

    The batter.

    Synonyms:
    attacker, centre forward, forward

  7. strikernoun

    The batsman who is currently facing the bowler and defending his wicket

    Synonyms:
    centre forward, attacker, forward

  8. strikernoun

    A harpoon.

    Synonyms:
    centre forward, attacker, forward

  9. strikernoun

    A harpooner.

    Wherever we come to an anchor, we always send out our strikers, and put out hooks and lines overboard, to try fish. Dampier.

    Synonyms:
    attacker, centre forward, forward

  10. strikernoun

    A blackmailer in politics.

    Synonyms:
    forward, attacker, centre forward

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. strikernoun

    a forward on a soccer team

    Synonyms:
    hitter

  2. strikernoun

    someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating

    Synonyms:
    hitter

  3. strikernoun

    an employee on strike against an employer

    Synonyms:
    hitter

  4. hitter, strikernoun

    someone who hits

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

    Synonyms:
    batter, hitter, batsman, slugger

  5. strikernoun

    the part of a mechanical device that strikes something

    Synonyms:
    hitter

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "striker":

    stiker, attacker, assailant, ruin, latch, spoil, lock

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#3411lock
#14164ruin
#18217attacker
#18818latch
#19499batter
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#22693striker
#27055hitter
#40803slugger
#49276batsman
#59377assailant

How to use striker in a sentence?

  1. Kasper Hjulmand:

    I think we have a star striker in Kasper.

  2. Claudio Ranieri:

    Of course Jamie wanted to score, that's normal, van Nistelrooy was a fantastic striker and, like him, Jamie has everything to achieve at the highest level.

  3. The FA:

    A comment posted on the Manchester United striker’s Instagram page was insulting, abusive, improper and brought the game into disrepute contrary to FA Rule E3.1, the post also constitutes an ‘aggravated breach’, which is defined in FA Rule E3.2, as it included reference, whether express or implied, to colour and/or race and/or ethnic origin.

  4. Laura Robson:

    She has always been an unbelievable ball striker but she’s improved her consistency and movement so much over the last year, she is hitting the ball better than ever and the win against Swiatek at the United Cup will give her a huge amount of confidence to believe that she can finally have that big breakthrough at the slams.

  5. Briton Jason Palmer:

    I ’m quite a short hitter from the tee so therefore I need to be straight and accurate with my irons, my strength is my putting. You would n’t look at my long game and say, ‘ He’s a tremendous ball striker ’.


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