crosscourt

adverb or adjective cross·court \ ˈkrȯs-ˈkȯrt \

Definition of crosscourt

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

First Known Use of crosscourt

1915


CROSSCOURT Defined for English Language Learners

crosscourt

adverb

Definition of crosscourt for English Language Learners

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


Learn More about crosscourt


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up crosscourt? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

relating to a homily or preaching

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What's That From? A Word Origin Quiz

  • turris-babel-by-athanasius-kircher
  • What language gave the word robot to English?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!