Complete Definition of "sinker"

English
Image:Angeln_zubehoer_grundblei_01.jpg|thumb|right|200px|fishing sinkers

Pronunciation
:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ɪÅkÉ(r)|-ɪÅkÉ(r)

Noun
en-noun

  1. context|fishing A weight used in fishing to cause the line or net to sink

#: Hook the sinker onto this loop.''

  1. baseball Any of several high speed pitches which have a downward motion near the plate; a two-seam fastball, a split-finger fastball, or a forkball

#: His sinkers drew one ground ball after another.

See also
curveball
slider
cut fastball
two-seam fastball
split finger fastball
screwball
knuckleball

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