foul line

Definitions

Sports

  • noun either of the lines extending from home plate through first and third bases to the end of the playing field
  • noun either of two lines on a court from which players get unobstructed chances to score a basket after they have been fouled.
  • noun a boundary beyond which a ball or player is not permitted, e.g. the line in ten-pin bowling where the player must stop before releasing the ball
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