Scorer vs Notcher - What's the difference?

scorer | notcher |


In cricket|lang=en terms the difference between scorer and notcher

is that scorer is (cricket) either of a pair of people, one provided by each side, who record in a specially formatted book, every ball bowled, every run scored, and every wicket that falls while notcher is (cricket) a scorer.

As nouns the difference between scorer and notcher

is that scorer is one who scores while notcher is one who makes notches or notcher can be (slang) the perineum.

scorer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who scores.
  • Shearer finished among the top ten goal scorers''' in 10 out of his 14 seasons in the Premier League and won the top '''scorer title three times.
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  • One who scores: a scorekeeper.
  • The team was making goals so fast the scorer could barely keep up.
  • (cricket) Either of a pair of people, one provided by each side, who record in a specially formatted book, every ball bowled, every run scored, and every wicket that falls
  • Anagrams

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    notcher

    English

    Etymology 1

    . Cricket scorers originally kept score by making notches in wood.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • One who makes notches.
  • (cricket) A scorer.
  • Etymology 2

    From a contraction of not your, as in "notcher balls/pussy, notcher ass."

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (slang) The perineum.
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  • Synonyms
    * See also .