break point

noun Tennis.

a situation in which the receiving side, holding the advantage, can win the game by winning the next point. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for break point

break point


tennis a point which allows the receiving player to break the service of the server
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