offside

play
adverb or adjective off·side \ˈȯf-ˈsīd\

Definition of offside

  1. :  illegally in advance of the ball or puck

1864

First Known Use of offside

1864




OFFSIDE Defined for English Language Learners

offside

play
adjective

Definition of offside for English Language Learners

  • sports : in a position in a game (such as football or hockey) on the opponent's part of the field where you are not allowed to be : not onside

  • : on the right side


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