winning gallery

noun Court Tennis.

a winning opening on the hazard side, below the penthouse and farthest from the dedans.Compare dedans(def 1), grille(def 5).

Origin of winning gallery

First recorded in 1875–80 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for winning gallery

winning gallery


real tennis the gallery farthest from the net on either side of the court, into which any shot played wins a point
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