- strike|out «STRYK OWT», noun.1. Baseball. a) an out earned by a pitcher throwing three strikes against a batter. b) the act of striking out: »
“Casey at the Bat,” which builds up to one of the biggest letdowns in all literature—Casey's strikeout with two men on and two out (Time).2. U.S. an ex-convict forbidden to work as a longshoreman because of his undesirable associations.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.