Meaning of skyer in English:


(also skier)


  • A hit which goes very high.

    • ‘He was let off on 47 while trying to sweep Singh, but Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly failed to judge the skyer at mid-wicket.’
    • ‘By the time he was out, when the substitute Silva caught a skier at mid-wicket off Dilhara, India had effectively won the game.’
    • ‘Gupte would have the mortification of seeing mid-on or square-leg drop the skier.’
    • ‘Laidlaw also took two fine slip catches, and a skier at mid-wicket, to add to his contribution.’
    • ‘He then misjudged a skier on the mid-wicket fence before Ponting had settled in.’