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
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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.
I thought the subject seemed to embarrass the other two a little; but it broke the spell of the third man's silence most successfully.
Both men confessed to the robbery, the CID said, adding that investigations are still underway to locate the third man. //Petra// AK 21/05/2019 22:32:47
A third man, aged 56, became unwell in the Gilesgate area of Durham on Sunday afternoon and was also taken to UHND where he remains in a stable condition.
A third man, aged 56, became unwell in the Gilesgate area of Durham yesterday afternoon and was also taken to the University Hospital of North Durham where he remains in a stable condition.
"The third man was wearing all black with trousers which had white stripes on the outside of the legs (possibly Adidas) and his top had a large white round emblem on the chest.
By GEOFFREY RONObrThree men have been arrested in Bomet Town for practising witchcraft and defrauding residents.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.