line out

verb
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of line out

transitive verb
1 : to indicate with or as if with lines : outline
  • line out a route
2 : to arrange in an extended line
intransitive verb
1 : to move rapidly
  • lined out for home
2 : to make an out by hitting a baseball in a line drive that is caught

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1613


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