batsman

noun in cricket ⇨ See also ↑batter
ADJECTIVE
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left-handed, right-handed
VERB + BATSMAN
dismiss

Five of their top six batsmen were dismissed by Kershaw.

BATSMAN + VERB
make sth, score sth

The next four batsmen made just 21 between them.

hit sth

Each batsman hit an early six.


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  • Batsman — Bats man, n.; pl. {Batsmen}. The one who wields the bat in cricket, baseball, etc.; in baseball, the batsman is usually called the {batter}. [1913 Webster +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • batsman — ► NOUN ▪ a player who bats in cricket …   English terms dictionary

  • batsman — [bats′mən] n. pl. batsmen [bats′mən] 1. Baseball BATTER2 2. Cricket the player whose turn it is to bat …   English World dictionary

  • Batsman — A batsman in the sport of cricket is, depending on context: * Any player in the act of batting. * A player whose speciality in the game is batting.The batting roleDuring the play of a cricket match, two members of the batting team are on the… …   Wikipedia

  • Batsman — Pitch mit Bowler, den beiden Batsmen und Schiedsrichter Der Batsman (Plural: Batsmen) ist im Cricket Sport der Schlagmann. Er ist in etwa mit dem Batter im Baseball vergleichbar. Von der Schlagmannschaft, die Runs erzielen (punkten) kann, stehen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • batsman — [[t]bæ̱tsmən[/t]] batsmen N COUNT The batsman in a game of cricket is the player who is batting. The batsman rose on his toes and played the rising ball down into the ground... He was the greatest batsman of his generation …   English dictionary

  • batsman — UK [ˈbætsmən] / US noun [countable] Word forms batsman : singular batsman plural batsmen UK [ˈbætsmən] / US a player who tries to hit the ball in cricket …   English dictionary

  • batsman — Batter Bat ter (b[a^]t t[ e]r), n. The one who wields the bat in baseball; the one whose turn it is at bat; formerly called the {batsman}. [1913 Webster +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Batsman — Batteur (cricket) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Frappeur et Batteur (homonymie). Donald Bradman …   Wikipédia en Français

  • batsman — noun Date: 1756 a batter especially in cricket …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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