cornerman

[ kawr-ner-man, -muh n ]
/ ˈkɔr nərˌmæn, -mən /

noun, plural cor·ner·men [kawr-ner-men, -muh n] /ˈkɔr nərˌmɛn, -mən/,

Basketball. a forward.
Ice Hockey. a player who is adept at gaining control of the puck in the corner areas of the rink.

Nearby words

  1. corner kick,
  2. corner table,
  3. corner the market,
  4. cornerback,
  5. cornered,
  6. cornerstone,
  7. cornerwise,
  8. cornet,
  9. cornet-à-pistons,
  10. cornetcy

Origin of cornerman


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