out-of-bounds


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out-of-bounds

(out′əv-boundz′)
adj.
1. Being or occurring beyond the designated boundaries, as of the playing area in a sport.
2. Violating acceptable rules or standards, as of behavior.
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out′-of-bounds′



adv., adj.
outside or beyond designated or established limits.
[1855–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.out-of-bounds - outside the foul lines
foul - (of a baseball) not hit between the foul lines
2.out-of-bounds - barred to a designated group; "that area is off-limits"
restricted - subject to restriction or subjected to restriction; "of restricted importance"
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A challenge must come immediately after the play and challenges of out-of-bounds calls, goaltending or basket interference will not be permitted in the last two minutes of the fourth quarter or the last two minutes of overtime.
"The (par-three) eighth hole, someone told me it could land on the green and (end) out-of-bounds," Spieth said.
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He gave away two shots on the final hole Thursday by hitting his second shot on the par 5 out-of-bounds. Mickelson didn't even realize the shot landed out-of-bounds.
The 440-yard par-four 18th is a challenging closer, typically into the wind, with thick rough and gorse either side and out-of-bounds long of the green.
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5 SET KITCHEN CLOSING HOURS: Try to make the kitchen out-of-bounds once you have finished your evening meal.
"You want to narrow it, so by doing these four steps, your examiner knows where the out-of-bounds lines are."
This side of the airport has been declared completely out-of-bounds for civilians.
8, and then caught a huge break on the ninth when his tee shot was headed out-of-bounds and was hit a tree to stay in play.
Cardiff Dogs Home (CDH) was out-of-bounds to the public from January 4 after two dogs were diagnosed with parvovirus, which is spread through contaminated faeces.