put-out

[ poo t-out ]
/ ˈpʊtˌaʊt /

noun Baseball.

an instance of putting out a batter or base runner.

Nearby words

  1. put words in someone's mouth,
  2. put your foot in your mouth,
  3. put-and-take,
  4. put-down,
  5. put-on,
  6. put-put,
  7. put-up,
  8. put-up job,
  9. put-upon,
  10. putamen

Origin of put-out

1880–85, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase put out

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