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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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(Sports) A player for one of the teams at the upper echelon of professional sports. Also: (Informal)A person who belongs to or works for one of the professional sports organizations.

Usage examples (37)
  • Giambi does, at least more than the typical big-leaguer.
  • Has a shot to be a competent, unexceptional big-leaguer.
  • Because that's what he had to do to become a big-leaguer.
  • "I hardly ever see the guy," said former big-leaguer Darnell for more
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