[ lahs-kuhr ]
/ ˈlɑs kər /
E·ma·nu·el [ey-mah-noo-el], /eɪˈmɑ nu ɛl/, 1868–1941, German chess player, mathematician, and author.
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How to use Lasker in a sentence
Lasker objected to these “elastic paragraphs,” an expression for which in recent years there has been abundant use.
Lasker stood like a wooden man as Jim sent over a beauty for the first strike.
That nightmare inning came to an end without further scoring, as Jim struck out Lasker on four pitched balls.
There were only nine competitors, Lasker unexpectedly losing to van Vliet by a trap.
British Dictionary definitions for Lasker
Emanuel. 1868–1941, German chess player: world champion (1894–1921)
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