Definitions for fungoˈfʌŋ goʊ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fun•goˈfʌŋ goʊ(n.)(pl.)-goes.

  1. (in practice sessions) a baseball tossed by the batter into the air and struck as it comes down.

    Category: Sport

  2. a batted ball, esp. a fly ball, hit in this manner.

    Category: Sport

  3. Also called fun′go bat`. a long, narrow bat used for fungoes.

    Category: Sport

Origin of fungo:

1865–70

Wiktionary

  1. fungo(Noun)

    A fielding practice drill where a person hits fly balls intended to be caught.

    The fielding coach played fungo with the outfielders to warm them up.

  2. fungo(Noun)

    A fungo bat.

    He is so strong he could hit it out of the park with a fungo.


Translations for fungo

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

bracket fungus

a round, flat fungus that grows out horizontally on the trunks of trees.

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