Synonyms of pitcher


1. pitcher, hurler, twirler, thrower, ballplayer, baseball player

usage: (baseball) the person who does the pitching; "our pitcher has a sore arm"

2. pitcher, ewer, vessel

usage: an open vessel with a handle and a spout for pouring

3. pitcher, pitcherful, containerful

usage: the quantity contained in a pitcher

4. pitcher, leaf, leafage, foliage

usage: (botany) a leaf that that is modified in such a way as to resemble a pitcher or ewer

5. pitcher, mound, position

usage: the position on a baseball team of the player who throws the ball for a batter to try to hit; "he has played every position except pitcher"; "they have a southpaw on the mound"

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Definition and meaning of pitcher (Dictionary)