follow Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is...

speed merchant

Slang definitions & phrases for speed merchant

speed merchant

noun phrase
  1. A very fast runner: The little guy could really scoot, a speed merchant (1910+ Baseball)
  2. A very good fastball pitcher: He had a glass arm and he certainly was no speed merchant (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for speed

8
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for speed merchant