Definition of hitter noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    hitter

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈhɪt̮ər//
     
     
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  1. 1(often in compounds)
  2. 2(in sports) a person who hits the ball in the way mentioned a big/long/hard hitter
  3. 3(in politics or business) a person who is powerful the heavy hitters of Japanese industry
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: hitter