Noun catcher has 2 senses
  1. catcher - (baseball) the person who plays the position of catcher
    --1 is a kind of
    Derived forms: verb catch4, verb catch27
  2. catcher, plate - the position on a baseball team of the player who is stationed behind home plate and who catches the balls that the pitcher throws; "a catcher needs a lot of protective equipment"; "he plays behind the plate"
    --2 is a kind of position
    --2 is a member of baseball team
    Derived form: verb catch4