reliever meaning


    Definition of reliever in English Dictionary

  • NounPLrelieversPREré-
    1. (baseball) A relief pitcher.
      1. The first reliever got the last two outs of the sixth.
    2. Someone who fills in for another.
      1. I'll be the reliever today so that you can each take a break.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Three Mariners relievers have an ERA less than 2.00.
      • The strong baseball team really roughed up the bullpen in their 34-0 rout against their foes; the coach used nine relievers and they still couldn't get anybody out.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Source: Wiktionary

    Meaning of reliever for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "reliever" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
    Difficultness: Level 9
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 1
    Definite    ➨     Versatile