foul out

verb
fouled out; fouling out; fouls out

Definition of foul out

intransitive verb

: to be put out of a basketball game for exceeding the number of fouls permitted

First Known Use of foul out

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Foul out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foul%20out. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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