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Synonyms of strike out

Noun


1. strikeout, out

usage: an out resulting from the batter getting three strikes

Verb


1. cross off, cross out, strike out, strike off, mark, take away, take out

usage: remove from a list; "Cross the name of the dead person off the list"

2. strike out, fail, neglect

usage: put out or be put out by a strikeout; "Oral struck out three batters to close the inning"

3. strike out, fail, go wrong, miscarry

usage: be unsuccessful in an endeavor; "The candidate struck out with his health care plan"

4. strike out, move

usage: make a motion as with one's fist or foot towards an object or away from one's body

5. retire, strike out

usage: cause to get out; "The pitcher retired three batters"; "the runner was put out at third base"

6. strike out, get down, begin, get, start out, start, set about, set out, commence

usage: set out on a course of action; "He struck out on his own"

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