Definition of outfield
1 : the part of a baseball field beyond the infield and between the foul lines
2 : the baseball defensive positions comprising right field, center field, and left field; also : the players who occupy these positions
outfielderplay \ˈau̇t-ˌfēl-dər\ noun
Examples of outfield in a sentence
He threw the ball to home plate from the outfield.
The team has one of the best outfields in the league.
First Known Use of outfield
OUTFIELD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of outfield for English Language Learners
: the part of a baseball field that includes the area beyond the infield and between the foul lines
: the part of a cricket field that is away from the wickets
: the players who are positioned in the outfield
OUTFIELD Defined for Kids
Definition of outfield for Students
: the part of a baseball field beyond the infield and between the foul lines
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