crosscourt

adverb or adjective
cross·​court | \ ˈkrȯs-ˈkȯrt How to pronounce crosscourt (audio) \

Definition of crosscourt

: to or toward the opposite side of a court (as in tennis or basketball)

First Known Use of crosscourt

1915, in the meaning defined above

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crosscourt

adverb

English Language Learners Definition of crosscourt

: to or toward the opposite side of a tennis or basketball court

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