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shortstop (plural shortstops)
- (baseball) The infield defensive player that stands between the second baseman and the third baseman.
- The shortstop ranged deep into the hole to make the stop.
- (figuratively) A nimble defender.
- I'll play shortstop when we make our proposal.
Borrowed from English
shortstop m (plural shortstops)