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outfield

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noun out·field \-ˌfēld\

Simple Definition of outfield

  • : the part of a baseball field that includes the area beyond the infield and between the foul lines

  • : the part of a cricket field that is away from the wickets

  • : the players who are positioned in the outfield

Full Definition of outfield

  1. 1 :  the part of a baseball field beyond the infield and between the foul lines

  2. 2 :  the baseball defensive positions comprising right field, center field, and left field; also :  the players who occupy these positions

out·field·er play \-ˌfēl-dər\ noun

Examples of outfield

  1. He threw the ball to home plate from the outfield.

  2. The team has one of the best outfields in the league.



1868

First Known Use of outfield

1868


OUTFIELD Defined for Kids

outfield

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noun out·field \ˈau̇t-ˌfēld\

Definition of outfield

  1. :  the part of a baseball field beyond the infield and between the foul lines




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