in·field noun \ˈin-ˌfēld\
: the part of a baseball field that includes the area within and around the three bases and home plate
: the part of a cricket field that is close to the wickets
: the players who are positioned in the infield
: a field near a farmhouse
a : the area of a baseball field enclosed by the three bases and home plate
b : the defensive positions comprising first base, second base, shortstop, and third base; also : the players who play these positions
: the area enclosed by a racetrack or running track
Examples of INFIELD
- He threw the ball across the infield.
- The team has one of the best infields in the league.
First Known Use of INFIELD
Rhymes with INFIELD
, dress shield
, force field
, heat shield
, ice field
, left field
, oil field
, right field
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