noun, Ice Hockey.
an enclosed space adjacent to the rink for penalized players, the penalty timekeeper, the game timekeeper, and the official scorer.
(soccer) another name for penalty area
(hockey:Ice) a bench for players serving time penalties
- Penalty corner
noun 1. (hockey) a free hit from the goal line taken by the attacking side Also called short corner
noun, Bridge. 1. .
noun, Ice Hockey. 1. a player used when the player’s team is short-handed as a result of a penalty, especially a player skilled at defense and employed regularly in such situations. noun 1. (hockey:Ice) a good player who, when his team is short-handed because of a penalty, is sent onto the ice to prevent the […]
- Penalty point
noun 1. (Brit) an endorsement on a driving licence due to a motoring offence: he also got eight penalty points on his licence 2. a point awarded against a sports team or competitor for an infringement of the rules