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onside

play
adverb or adjective on·side \-ˈsīd\

Simple Definition of onside

  • sports : in a position in which you are allowed to play or receive the ball or puck : not offside

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of onside

  1. :  not offside :  in a position legally to play or receive the ball or puck

1871

First Known Use of onside

1871


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