groundout

[ ground-out ]
/ ˈgraʊndˌaʊt /

noun Baseball.

a play in which a batter is put out at first base after hitting a ground ball to the infield.

Nearby words

  1. groundlessly,
  2. groundling,
  3. groundmass,
  4. groundnut,
  5. groundnut oil,
  6. groundplot,
  7. grounds,
  8. groundsel,
  9. groundsel tree,
  10. groundshare

Origin of groundout

First recorded in 1960–65; noun use of verb phrase ground out

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