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 : the part of a baseball field beyond the infield and between the foul lines
2 : the baseball defensive positions comprising right field, center field, and left field; also : the players who occupy these positions
Examples of outfield
He threw the ball to home plate from the outfield.
The team has one of the best outfields in the league.
First Known Use of outfield
Rhymes with outfield
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OUTFIELDER Defined for Kids
Definition of outfielder
: a baseball player who plays in the outfield
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