onside

adverb or adjective on·side \ ˈȯn-ˈsīd , ˈän- \

Definition of onside

:not offside :in a position legally to play or receive the ball or puck

First Known Use of onside

1871


ONSIDE Defined for English Language Learners

onside

adverb

Definition of onside for English Language Learners

  • sports : in a position in which you are allowed to play or receive the ball or puck : not offside


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