third man


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third man

n.
In women's lacrosse, the most forward-playing defensive player, whose primary responsibility is to mark the third home.

third man

n
(Cricket) cricket
a. a fielding position on the off side near the boundary behind the batsman's wicket
b. a fielder in this position
References in classic literature ?
The third man brought the dispute to a close, most philosophically.
Perhaps the third man, at the other end of the table, had really more to do with it than the rest, though he was both slighter in physical presence and more inconsiderate in his dress.
So we got on very well together; but the third man, the old gentleman in the tight pantaloons, seemed rather distant and haughty, until I slid into the subject of the Duke of Exmoor and his ancestry.
Ugandan Wazisi Swaipu, his friend from Siaya County, Juma Otieno Odongo alias Dr Mumbia, and a third man arrived in town on Monday and were arrested next to Highway Hotel in Bomet town after being in the town for two weeks.
Two of them have been booked in fake cases, while the third man namely Habibullah Panhwar's arrest has still not been declared, who may be killed in a fake encounter.
The third man is described as having long hair, a long beard, being of a thin build, while wearing blue baggy dirty jeans, light brown boots, and a black motorbike-style jacket.
The third man is described as a white man, aged mid to late twenties, of medium build with short dark receding hair.
The third man, in his 60s and from the Warrington area, was found clinging to a mooring buoy without a lifejacket 300 meters away from the shore.
On July 30, the musician's label Third Man Records will attempt to play a gold-plated 12" record of Carl Sagan's "A Glorious Dawn" in space.
The third man was of medium build with short, cropped, receding black hair and of Eastern European appearance with a foreign accent.
The third man brandished a handgun during the robbery at around 8.