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weak side

noun

Definition of weak side

  1. 1 :  the side of a football formation having the smaller number of players; specifically :  the side of a formation away from the tight end

  2. 2 :  the side of a court or field (as in basketball or soccer) away from the ball

weakside play \ˈwēk-ˌsīd\ adjective


1940

First Known Use of weak side

1940


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