touchline

play
noun touch·line \ˈtəch-ˌlīn\

Definition of touchline

  1. :  either of the lines that bound the long sides of the field of play in rugby and soccer

1868

First Known Use of touchline

1868


TOUCHLINE Defined for English Language Learners

touchline

play
noun touch·line \ˈtəch-ˌlīn\

Definition of touchline for English Language Learners

  • : either one of the lines that mark the long sides of the playing field in rugby or soccer


Learn More about touchline


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up touchline? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

an alert or lookout

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • alphabet-magnets
  • Which is the correct spelling?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ