[foul-nis] /ˈfaʊl nɪs/
the state or quality of being :
The foulness of the accusation incensed us all.
something that is ; ; filth.
the state or quality of being foul
viciousness or inhumanity
foul matter; filth
a flat marshy island in SE England, in Essex north of the Thames estuary
Old English fulness “foulness, filthy smell;” see foul (adj.) + -ness.
noun 1. any treacherous or unfair dealing, especially involving murder: We feared that he had met with foul play. 2. unfair conduct in a game. noun 1. unfair or treacherous conduct esp with violence 2. a violation of the rules in a game or sport Unfair or treacherous action, especially involving violence. For example, The […]
noun, Baseball. 1. either of two poles, one on each foul line, being the vertical continuation of the outfield fence or wall, used by the umpire as a sight line in determining whether a fly ball hit near the foul line is a fair or foul ball.
[foulz] /faʊlz/ noun, (used with a singular verb) Veterinary Pathology. 1. . [foul] /faʊl/ adjective, fouler, foulest. 1. grossly offensive to the senses; disgustingly loathsome; noisome: a foul smell. 2. containing or characterized by offensive or noisome matter: foul air; foul stagnant water. 3. filthy or dirty, as places, receptacles, clothes, etc. 4. muddy, as […]
noun, Basketball. 1. a throw from the foul line, given a player after a foul has been called against an opponent. 2. a score of one point made on this throw. noun 1. (basketball) an unimpeded shot at the basket from the free-throw line given for a technical fault (one free shot) or a foul […]