[ noh-hit-er ]
/ ˈnoʊˈhɪt ər /

noun Baseball.

a no-hit game.
Compare perfect game.

Origin of no-hitter

First recorded in 1935–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for no-hitter



baseball term for a baseball game in which one side fails to make a hit, 1939, from no + hit (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper