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off·side

 (ôf′sīd′, ŏf′-) also off·sides (-sīdz′)
adv. & adj.
1. Sports Illegally ahead of the ball or puck in the attacking zone.
2. Football Illegally beyond the line of scrimmage when the ball is snapped or ahead of the ball when the ball is kicked on a kickoff.
n. Sports
An offside motion or play.
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offside

(ˈɒfˈsaɪd)
adj, adv
(General Sporting Terms) sport (in football, hockey, etc) in a position illegally ahead of the ball or puck when it is played, usually when within one's opponents' half or the attacking zone
n
the offside chiefly
a. the side of a vehicle nearest the centre of the road (in Britain, the right side)
b. (as modifier): the offside passenger door.
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off•side

(ˈɔfˈsaɪd, ˈɒf-)

adj., adv.
Sports. illegally beyond a prescribed line or area or in advance of the ball or puck.
[1840–50]
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offside

1. This occurs when a player crosses the line of scrimmage before the ball is snapped.
2. A player is offside when within his or her opponents' half when the ball is played by a teammate further from the goalline, and when there are fewer than two opponents nearer the goal line.
3. An illegal move that occurs when a player enters his team’s attacking zone ahead of the puck; or when the puck is passed from the defending zone to a teammate beyond the centerline.
4. A player is offside when he is in front of a teammate who has played the ball.
5. An offensive player is offside if, when the ball is played, he is nearer the opposing goal than, or level with, an opponent, unless he is in his own half of the field or an opponent was the last player to touch the ball.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.offside - (sport) the mistake of occupying an illegal position on the playing field (in football, soccer, ice hockey, field hockey, etc.)
error, fault, mistake - a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
Adj.1.offside - illegally beyond a prescribed line or area or ahead of the ball or puck; "the touchdown was nullified because the left tackle was offside"
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
onside - not offside; being within the prescribed area of play
Adv.1.offside - illegally in advance of the ball or puck
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Translations
الأقْرَب إلى مَرْكِز الشّارِعخَارِجُ النُطَاقِ الـمُحَدَدِفي وَضْع تَسَلُّل
ofsajd
offsideførerens side
paitsiopaitsiossa
ofsajd
les
rangstæîurvinstri hliî
オフサイドの
오프사이드의
v postavení mimo hry
ofsajd
offside
ที่อยู่ในตำแหน่งล้ำหน้า
ofsaytyol tarafında olanen sol taraf
việt vị

offside

[ˌɒfˈsaɪd]
A. ADJ
1. (Sport) [player, goal] → en fuera de juego
to be offsideestar fuera de juego, estar orsay or offside
in an offside positionfuera de juego
the offside rulela regla de fuera de juego
the offside trapla trampa de fuera de juego
2. (Aut) [door, verge, lane] (= left-hand) → del lado izquierdo, del lado del conductor (Brit) (= right-hand) → del lado derecho, del lado del conductor
B. ADV (Sport) → en fuera de juego
Wallace was caught offsidecogieron a Wallace en fuera de juego
C. N
1. (Ftbl) → fuera de juego m, orsay m, offside m
2. (Aut) (= left-hand) → lado m izquierdo, lado del conductor (Brit) (= right-hand) → lado m derecho, lado m del conductor
D. EXCL¡fuera de juego!, ¡orsay!, ¡offside!
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offside

[ˌɒfˈsaɪd]
n
(AUTOMOBILES) [right-hand drive car] → côté m droit; [left-hand drive car] → côté m gauche
adj
(SPORT) [player] → hors jeu
(AUTOMOBILES) (right-hand drive)de droite; (left-hand drive)de gauche
adv
to stand offside [player] → être hors jeu
Wise was standing at least ten yards offside → Wise était hors jeu d'une bonne dizaine de mètres.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

offside

adj
(Sport) → im Abseits; to be offside (player) → im Abseits sein or stehen; (goal) → ein Abseitstreffer msein; in an offside positionin einer Abseitsposition, im Abseits; offside ruleAbseitsregel f; offside trapAbseitsfalle f
(Aut) → auf der Fahrerseite; (when driving on the left also) → rechte(r, s); (when driving on the right also) → linke(r, s)
n (Aut) → Fahrerseite f
adv (Sport) → abseits, im Abseits
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offside

[ˈɒfˈsaɪd]
1. adj
a. (Sport) → in fuorigioco
b. (Aut) (right-hand drive) → destro/a; (left-hand drive) → sinistro/a
2. n (Aut) (see adj) → destra, sinistra
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

off

(of) adverb
1. away (from a place, time etc). He walked off; She cut her hair off; The holidays are only a week off; She took off her coat.
2. not working; not giving power etc. The water's off; Switch off the light.
3. not at work. He's taking tomorrow off; He's off today.
4. completely. Finish off your work.
5. not as good as usual, or as it should be. His work has gone off recently
6. (of food) rotten. This milk has gone off – we can't drink it; (also adjective) That meat is certainly off.
7. out of a vehicle, train etc. The bus stopped and we got off.
8. cancelled. The marriage is off.
preposition
1. away from; down from. It fell off the table; a mile off the coast; He cut about five centimetres off my hair.
2. not wanting or allowed to have (food etc). The child is off his food.
3. out of (a vehicle, train etc). We got off the bus.
ˌoff-ˈchance noun
a slight chance. We waited, on the off-chance (that) he might come.
ˌoff-ˈcolour , (American) ˌoff-ˈcolor adjective
not very well. She's a bit off-colour this morning.
ˌoffˈhand adjective
acting or speaking so casually that one is being rude. offhand behaviour.
adverb
without thinking about something first. I can't tell you the answer offhand.
ˌoffˈhandedly adverb
ˌoffˈhandedness noun
ˌoffˈshore adjective
1. in or on the sea, not far from the coast. offshore oil-wells.
2. (of winds) blowing away from the coast, out to sea.
ˌoffˈside adverb
(in football, hockey etc) in a position (not allowed by the rules) between the ball and the opponents' goal. The referee disallowed the goal because one of the players was offside.
adjective
(of a vehicle etc) on the side nearest to the centre of the road. the front offside wheel.
ˌoff-ˈwhite adjective
not quite white, eg slightly yellow etc. an off-white dress.
badly, well off
poor, rich. The family was quite well off.
be off with you!
go away!.
in the offing
about to happen. He has a new job in the offing.
off and on / on and off
sometimes; occasionally. I see him off and on at the club.
the off season the period, at a hotel, holiday resort etc, when there are few visitors: It's very quiet here in the off season; adjective (etc)
off-season rates.
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offside

خَارِجُ النُطَاقِ الـمُحَدَدِ ofsajd offside abseits δεξιός en fuera de juego paitsiossa hors jeu ofsajd destro オフサイドの 오프사이드의 buitenspel offside spalony fora de jogo, impedido оффсайд offside ที่อยู่ในตำแหน่งล้ำหน้า ofsayt việt vị 越位的
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References in periodicals archive ?
But the video assistant referee reviewed the goal and decided Sterling was fractionally offside before delivering the ball.
But the video assistant referee reviewed the goal and decided that Sterling was fractionally offside before delivering the ball.
SOAP stars and ex-footballers from across the country turned out over the weekend to play in a celebrity football match at Chester FC and raised money for projects run by The Offside Trust.
There was fury from the Bluebirds that Cezar Azpilicueta was offside when heading in the Chelsea equaliser, while Antonio Rudiger was lucky to escape with just a yellow card after fouling Kenneth Zohore when he appeared to be the last man.
The Portuguese was furious the hosts' winning goal in their 3-2 victory at St James' Park was allowed to stand as Salomon Rondon, who touched the ball on to goalscorer Ayoze Perez, was among a number of players offside in the build-up.
WATFORD boss Javi Gracia called for greater clarity on the offside rule following Raheem Sterling's controversial opener.
The Toffees head coach claimed "five" Magpies were in an offside position for Ayoze Perez's winner and that the goal therefore should not have stood.
The game was plunged into confusion moments after halftime with the score deadlocked at 0-0 when Daryl Janmaat fired the ball against Sterling who had been in an offside position.
Silva says five Newcastle players were in a "clear offside position" and the winner should have been ruled out.
Harry Kane appeared to be in an offside position when Christian Eriksen's free-kick was floated into the box before he was fouled by Shkodran Mustafi.