horse-collar

[hawrs-kol-er]Slang.
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noun

(especially in baseball) a score of zero.

verb (used with object)

to prevent (an opposing baseball team or batter) from scoring or making a base hit.

Nearby words

  1. horse's mouth,
  2. horse's neck,
  3. horse's tail,
  4. horse-and-buggy,
  5. horse-chestnut,
  6. horse-coper,
  7. horse-faced,
  8. horse-race,
  9. horse-radish,
  10. horse-trade

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