off–speed

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adjective \-ˈspēd\

Definition of off–speed

  1. :  being slower than usual or expected <throwing off–speed pitches>

1965

First Known Use of off–speed

1965


OFF–SPEED Defined for English Language Learners

off–speed

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adjective \-ˈspēd\

Definition of off–speed for English Language Learners

  • baseball of a pitch : slower than usual or expected


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