Dictionary

major penalty

noun

Definition of MAJOR PENALTY

:  a 5-minute suspension of a player in ice hockey or lacrosse

First Known Use of MAJOR PENALTY

1925

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: major piecePrevious Word in the Dictionary: major partyAll Words Near: major penalty
May 05, 2015
epigram Hear it
a short and clever poem or saying
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears