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Meaning of OUTFIELD

Pronunciation:  'awtfeeld

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases

OUTFIELD is a 8 letter word that starts with O.


 Antonyms: baseball diamond, infield
 See Also: ball field, center, centerfield, diamond, left, leftfield, parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, right, rightfield, tract



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Out"field`\, n.
1. Arable land which has been or is being exhausted. See
   {Infield}, 1. [Scot.]

2. A field beyond, or separated from, the inclosed land about
   the homestead; an uninclosed or unexplored tract. Also
   used figuratively.

         The great outfield of thought or fact. --Trench.

3. (Baseball) The part of the field beyond the diamond, or
   infield. It is occupied by the fielders.

4. (Cricket) The part of the field farthest from the batsman.

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