extra time


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extra time

n
(General Sporting Terms) sport an additional period played at the end of a match, to compensate for time lost through injury or (in certain circumstances) to allow the teams to achieve a conclusive result

extra time

(in game) overtime
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.extra time - playing time beyond regulation, to break a tieextra time - playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie
athletic game - a game involving athletic activity
period, period of time, time period - an amount of time; "a time period of 30 years"; "hastened the period of time of his recovery"; "Picasso's blue period"
extra innings - overtime play until one team is ahead at the end of an inning; e.g. baseball
overtime period - a period of overtime play to resolve a tie; e.g. basketball
tiebreaker - overtime play in order to break a tie; e.g. tennis and soccer
sudden death - (sports) overtime in which play is stopped as soon as one contestant scores; e.g. football and golf
Translations
tempo supplementare
延長戦

extra time

n (Sport) → Verlängerung f; we had to play extra timeder Schiedsrichter ließ nachspielen

extra time

n (Ftbl) → tempo supplementare
References in classic literature ?
Fact is, I was going to ask you to give me a little extra time on that payment.
Blues players react with fury to Yeovil's equaliser that took the game into extra time.
Also had a chance late in extra time but shot wide.
The sides were level at 3-12 to 1-19 after an entertaining hour in the Athletic Grounds and despite leading by two points at the end of the first period of extra time, Slaughtneil wilted in the second period as Cushendall outscored them by five to two.
Town, who had been beaten in the previous two seasons at the last four stage, went through courtesy of an extra time doublestrike from Jake Charles as they reached the final.
Steven Williams was brought down inside the Darwen box, leaving the referee no option but to point to the spot, Shaun Harris stepping up and cooly converting to send the game into extra time.
It looked as though the tie would go to extra time until a foul on Craig Deakin gave the visitors a penalty and Danny Forest coolly fired home the winner.
Cowden struck rst in 13 minutes through Sean Higgins but sub Robert omson levelled for City in 69 minutes to take the game into extra time.
After the Netherlands stole victory from Mexico with an 88th minute goal and a penalty in stoppage time, Greece also took a late equalizer in their match against Costa Rica to force extra time.
Italy, England, Argentina and Spain used the additional 30 minutes to seize the Trophy in 1934, 1966, 1978 and 2010 respectively, while, following goalless extra time periods in 1994 and 2006, Brazil and Italy emerged triumphant on penalties.
But it was the home side that finally broke the deadlock, in the first minute of the second half of extra time, with Cousins nipping in at the far post to drill home a Townsend corner to book their clash with star-studded Everton at Leckwith on Sunday, April 13.
It was the Raptors who eventually progressed 3-2 after at one stage it looked as if the tie would go to extra time.