- noun1 (AmE) container for liquid with a lip ⇨ See also ↑jugADJECTIVE▪ water▪ ceramic, glass, plasticVERB + PITCHER▪ fill2 person who throws the ball in baseballADJECTIVE▪ baseball▪ star▪
the Houston Astros' star pitcher▪ left-handed, right-handed▪ starting▪ opposing▪ reliefVERB + PITCHER▪ face▪
Left-handed hitters usually prefer facing right-handed pitchers.▪ acquire, signPITCHER + VERB▪ throw (sth)▪
The pitcher threw a hard fastball.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.