Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


open field.
performed, as by a ball-carrier, in a wide-open area covered by few defensive players, as opposed to the heavily trafficked area near the line of scrimmage.
Historical Examples

Left Guard Gilbert Ralph Henry Barbour


Read Also:

  • Broken-heart

    despair; disillusionment; devastating sorrow, especially from disappointment in love. Historical Examples Graham’s Magazine Vol. XXXII No. 2. February 1848 Various Graham’s Magazine Vol. XXXII No. 2. February 1848 Various Dickens’ Stories About Children Every Child Can Read Charles Dickens Notes and Queries, Number 62, January 4, 1851 Various

  • Brokenhearted

    burdened with great sorrow, grief, or disappointment. Contemporary Examples Obama Chokes Up During Newtown Statement: Full Transcript and Video The Daily Beast December 13, 2012 Kristin Chenoweth on Her Darker Role in ‘Family Weekend’ Kevin Fallon March 26, 2013 Mel Brooks’s 11 Favorite Movie Scenes: ‘Psycho’ to ‘Some Like It Hot’ Mel Brooks May 19, […]

  • Broken-hill

    a city in W New South Wales, in SE Australia: mining center. former name of Kabwe. noun a town in SE Australia, in W New South Wales: mining centre for lead, silver, and zinc. Pop: 19 834 (2001)

  • Broken-ice

    sea ice that covers from 50 to 80 percent of the surface of water in any particular area.

Disclaimer: Broken-field definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.