paddle tennis


Definition of paddle tennis

: a game like tennis that is played with a paddle and rubber ball on a small court

Examples of paddle tennis in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web People can go [to nearby parks] for Little League, paddle tennis, etc. Steve Schering,, "River Forest creates additional Green Line parking for residents," 27 July 2019 Residents will have access to an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, two outdoor tennis courts and three outdoor paddle tennis courts. Nick Ferraro, Twin Cities, "Vikings owners set to build first apartments at Eagan campus," 16 Oct. 2019 Aviva, a 320-foot yacht launched in 2017, was the first in the world to include a full-size indoor paddle tennis court. Peter Wilson, New York Times, "No One Needs a Superyacht, but They Keep Selling Them," 8 Oct. 2019 Tucked into the Hollywood Hills, the double-lot compound holds a 3,000-square-foot home, a detached guesthouse, a swimming pool and a paddle tennis court.(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage) McDreamy’s former digs are officially off the market. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, "Patrick Dempsey’s former 1920s haunt trades hands in Hollywood Hills," 26 July 2019 Covering a quarter of an acre, the double-lot compound holds a 3,000-square-foot home built in 1926, as well as a tiered backyard with a detached guesthouse, swimming pool, paddle tennis court, outdoor kitchen and stone fireplace. Jack Flemming, Los Angeles Times, "Patrick Dempsey’s former 1920s haunt trades hands in Hollywood Hills," 26 July 2019

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First Known Use of paddle tennis

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Paddle tennis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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