double fault

double fault


tennis : two bad serves that result in the loss of a point

Full Definition of DOUBLE FAULT

:  two consecutive serving faults in tennis that result in the loss of a point
dou·ble–fault \ˌdə-bəl-ˈflt\ intransitive verb

First Known Use of DOUBLE FAULT

circa 1909


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