in-out field

/ɪn-aʊt ˈfild/ (say in-owt 'feeld)

noun Cricket
a field which is set with some fielders close to the bat in catching positions, the rest out on the boundary with none in the mid-field.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • out|field — «OWT FEELD», noun. 1. a) the part of a baseball field beyond the diamond or infield. b) the three players in the outfield. 2. the part of a cricket field farthest from the batsman. 3. Scottish. the outlying land of a farm, that is not enclosed… …   Useful english dictionary

  • out|field|er — «OWT FEEL duhr», noun. a baseball player stationed in the outfield …   Useful english dictionary

  • out·field — …   Useful english dictionary

  • out-field — …   Useful english dictionary

  • out — out·age; out·back·er; out·breathed; out·bye; out·come; out·com·er; out·com·ing; out·cri·er; out·crop·per; out·done; out·door; out·doors·man; out·doorsy; out·er·most; out·fang·thief; out·field·er; out·field·ing; out·fields·man; out·fit·ter;… …   English syllables

  • field — back·field; bloom·field·ian; brick·field·er; can·field; can·field·ite; ches·ter·field; ches·ter·field·i·an; fair·field·ite; field; field·er; field·fare; field·man; hat·field; hud·ders·field; in·field·er; jack·field; lance·field; mac·cles·field;… …   English syllables

  • Field agent — In espionage, a field agent is an agent who works on the field as opposed to one who works at the office or headquarters. A field agent can work alone or in a group but usually has a case officer who is in charge.Field agents can be undercover,… …   Wikipedia

  • Field crumpets — is a game played with two teams of players which try to score points by hitting the crumpet into the opposing team s goal using their crumpet sticks . Created in 1996 by Robbie Overton [ [http://www.6newslawrence.com/news/2004/jul/15/crumpets/]… …   Wikipedia

  • out in left field — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Far from the right answer; wrong; astray. * /Johnny tried to answer the teacher s question but he was way out in left field./ * /Susan tried to guess what the surprise was but she was way out in left field./ 2. Speaking or …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out in left field — {adj. phr.}, {informal} Far from the right answer; wrong; astray. * /Johnny tried to answer the teacher s question but he was way out in left field./ * /Susan tried to guess what the surprise was but she was way out in left field./ 2. Speaking or …   Dictionary of American idioms

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.