noun, plural gul·lies. Also gulley (for defs 1, 2).
- the position of a fielder between point and slips.
- the fielder occupying this position.
verb (used with object), gul·lied, gul·ly·ing.
Origin of gully1
Definition for gullies (2 of 2)
noun, plural gul·lies. Scot. and North England.
Origin of gully2
Examples from the Web for gullies
The stench of decomposing flesh greeted us before we saw that rotting bodies were lying in the gullies on either side of us.U.N. Ambassador Designate Samantha Power’s Greatest Journalistic Hits|Caitlin Dickson|June 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It was probably the splashing of the water, as it ran down the gullies at the side of the road.Bert Wilson's Twin Cylinder Racer|J. W. Duffield
The flash revealed to me one of the gullies I had been anxious to avoid.With Axe and Rifle|W.H.G. Kingston
The jungle everywhere supplied him with food, and water was always to be found in gullies in the hills.The Elephant God|Gordon Casserly
British Dictionary definitions for gullies (1 of 2)
noun plural -lies or -leys
- a fielding position between the slips and point
- a fielder in this position