What does outfield mean?

Definitions for outfieldˈaʊtˌfild

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. outfield(noun)

    the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases


  1. Outfield(n.)

    (Baseball) The part of the baseball field beyond the diamond, or infield. It is occupied by the fielders, and usually considered as divided into left field, center field, and right field, named as viewed from home plate.

  2. outfield(v. t.)

    To surpass in performing the tasks of fielding; as, both teams got ten hits, but the Red Sox outfielded the Yankees.


  1. outfield(Noun)

    The region of the field between the infield and the outer fence.

    He hit a long fly ball to the outfield in the gap to left.

  2. outfield(Noun)

    The region of the field roughly outside of the infield or the wicket-keeper, slips, gully, point, cover, mid off, mid on, midwicket and square leg.


  1. Outfield

    The outfield is a sporting term used in cricket and baseball to refer to the area of the field of play further from the batsman or batter than the infield, and in association football to players outside the goal.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Outfield

    owt′fēld, n. (Scot.) arable land continually cropped without being manured—opp. to Infield: any open field at a distance from the farm-steading: any undefined district or sphere: at cricket and baseball, the players collectively who occupy the outer part of the field.—n. Out′fielder, one of such players.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of outfield in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of outfield in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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