Meaning of wrister in English:



informal Ice Hockey
  • another term for wrist shot

    ‘he snapped a wrister into the net’
    another term for wrist shot
    • ‘Markov beat Thomas high to the stick side with a wrister from the top of the right faceoff circle.’
    • ‘A slap shot might be more exciting, but a wrister is a key tool for NHL scorers.’
    • ‘Sakic's wrister has a whipping action; he releases it on the stride, making it difficult for a goalie to track.’
    • ‘They'll work on their slapshot, their wrister, their backhander.’
    • ‘His quick wrister snuck between Crawford's right skate and the post for the equalizer with three minutes left.’