right field


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right field

n. Baseball
1. The third of the outfield that is to the right, looking from home plate.
2. The position played by the right fielder.

right′ field′


n.
1. the area of the baseball outfield to the right of center field, as viewed from home plate.
2. the position of the player covering this area.
[1855–60, Amer.]
right′ field′er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.right field - the piece of ground in the outfield on the catcher's right
outfield - the area of a baseball playing field beyond the lines connecting the bases
2.right field - the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is expected to field balls in the right third of the outfield (looking from home plate)
position - (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player; "what position does he play?"
baseball team - a team that plays baseball
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