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pinch-hitverb [I]

us   /ˈpɪntʃˈhɪt/
(in baseball) to take another player’s turn to hit
pinch hitter
noun [C] us   /ˈpintʃˈhɪt̬·ər/
They took me out for a pinch hitter.
(Definition of pinch-hit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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pinch-hitverb [I]

uk   /ˈpɪntʃ.hɪt/ us   /ˈpɪntʃ.hɪt/ US
(Definition of pinch-hit from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pinch-hit”
in Chinese (Simplified) 替补…
in Chinese (Traditional) 替補…
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