daisy-cutter

Definition

Cricket

  • noun a fast underarm ball delivered so that it skims along the surface of the pitch
    Citation ‘Mr Thornton went on with the quick daisy-cutters, and down fell the players’ wickets’ (F. Gale, Echoes from Old cricket Fields 1871)
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