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Example sentences from the Web for offside
Mahomes was almost able to throw for a long touchdown on the free play that resulted from the offside flag, but Tampa Bay cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting tipped the ball away from wide receiver Byron Pringle in the end zone.Super Bowl highlights: Bucs celebrate championship, Tom Brady wins MVP|Des Bieler, Mark Maske, Chuck Culpepper|February 8, 2021|Washington Post
He didn’t ask Henne to attempt to lure the Browns defense offsides with a hard count only to call a timeout at the last second.Some Coaches Shy Away From Risk In The Playoffs. Not Andy Reid.|Josh Hermsmeyer|January 22, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
You’re starting to see this with the offsides line in soccer as well.
Replays showed that he was level with the last defender, certainly not offside.
On Wednesday, a beautiful goal was ruled offside, a decision that numerous, infuriating replays showed was shockingly erroneous.
The offside flap had been torn off, so had both stirrup-irons, the stirrup leather remained.Forging the Blades|Bertram Mitford
He pulled a rein, and brought the light of the offside lamp to bear on a milestone with a bill pasted upon it.The Adventures of Harry Revel|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
Go back fifteen yards for offside play and take a drop kick at yourself!Bransford of Rainbow Range|Eugene Manlove Rhodes
Wire entanglements are known as the Zoo, while German spies are playing offside.Anecdotes of the Great War|Carleton Britton Case
This “offside” rule gives much trouble to the young player, though why it should do so it is not easy to say.
British Dictionary definitions for offside
- the side of a vehicle nearest the centre of the road (in Britain, the right side)
- (as modifier)the offside passenger door