winning opening


noun Court Tennis.

the dedans, winning gallery, or grille.

Nearby words

  1. winnie-the-pooh,
  2. winning,
  3. winning gallery,
  4. winning hazard,
  5. winning isn't everything; it's the only thing,
  6. winning post,
  7. winning streak,
  8. winningest,
  9. winningly,
  10. winnings

Origin of winning opening

First recorded in 1875–80

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British Dictionary definitions for winning opening

winning opening

noun

real tennis the grille, dedans, or winning gallery, into which any shot played wins a point
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