in baseball or softball, a ball hit deep into the outfield and not caught, thereby allowing the hitter to reach second or third base
go for the long ball
noun, Archaeology. 1. a funerary barrow having an elongate shape, sometimes constructed over a megalithic chamber tomb and usually containing one or more inhumed corpses along with artifacts: primarily Neolithic but extending into the Bronze Age.
noun 1. a city in SW California, S of Los Angeles: a seaside resort. 2. a city on SW Long Island, in SE New York. 3. (italics) Military. the U.S. Navy’s first nuclear-powered surface ship, a guided-missile cruiser launched in 1959. noun 1. a city in SW California, on San Pedro Bay: resort and naval […]
[lawng-beerd, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌbɪərd, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. .
/ˌlɒŋˈbɛntən/ noun 1. a town in N England, in North Tyneside unitary authority, Tyne and Wear. Pop: 34 878 (2001)