touchline


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touch·line

 (tŭch′līn′)
n.
Either of the sidelines bordering the playing field in soccer and Rugby.

touchline

(ˈtʌtʃˌlaɪn)
n
(General Sporting Terms) either of the lines marking the side of the playing area in certain games, such as rugby

touch•line

(ˈtʌtʃˌlaɪn)

n.
any of the outer lines bordering a Rugby or soccer playing field.
[1545–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.touchline - either of the sidelines in soccer or rugbytouchline - either of the sidelines in soccer or rugby
out of bounds, sideline - a line that marks the side boundary of a playing field
Translations
pomezní čára
sidelinje
rajaviiva
aut-linija
タッチライン
터치라인
sidlinje
เส้นข้าง
đường biên

touchline

[ˈtʌtʃlaɪn] N (Brit) (Sport) → línea f de banda

touchline

[ˈtʌtʃlaɪn] nligne f de touche

touchline

[ˈtʌtʃˌlaɪn] n (Ftbl) → linea laterale (Rugby) → linea di touche

touchline

خَطٌّ مُحَدِّد pomezní čára sidelinje Auslinie γραμμή τέρματος línea de banda rajaviiva ligne de touche aut-linija linea laterale タッチライン 터치라인 zijlijn sidelinje linia boczna linha de fundo боковая линия поля sidlinje เส้นข้าง taç çizgisi đường biên 边界线
References in classic literature ?
There's Moorhouse, first reserve, but he is trained as a half, and he always edges right in on to the scrum instead of keeping out on the touchline.
The Manchester United boss reckons he's an angel on the touchline compared with other Premier League managers - and a friend to fourth officials rather than an enemy.
DAVID Moyes will put his trust in lieutenants Paul Bracewell and Robbie Stockdale as he serves his one-match touchline ban this weekend.
TOUCHLINE BEHAVIOUR: Coolness personified, even when Sunderland threatened to spoil his debut by equalising.
The Dutchman felt that Marcel Desailly's challenge on his Ajax striker Jari Litmanen was so high that he felt compelled to do his own touchline impression of Jackie Chan.
ACCORDING to direct insurers Touchline, one in five motorists dread filling up at petrol stations late at night, claiming they feel vulnerable.
These days we regularly have three in the commentary box (an added "expert" to contradict the other, and they never stop talking - this is TV, folks, not radio), with a handful of "experts" on the touchline, plus the excruciatingly cringeworthy touchline interview.
To be honest I was amazed at the outcome of his personal hearing - a fine of PS2,000 plus a one-match touchline ban perhaps summed up the commission's view of what they must have considered to be a very trivial matter.
I THINK it shows I have a passion for this football club," Alan Pardew said this week about the touchline incident at Hull that has dominated the black-and-white agenda for the past fortnight.
ALAN PARDEW was handed the heaviest punishment ever dished out to a Premier League boss yesterday - but is set to ban himself from the touchline for even longer.
Owner Mike Ashley is understood to be furious with Pardew's conduct on the touchline and the club announced late on Saturday night that he has been fined PS100,000 and been severely reprimanded.
The 52-year-old was fined PS100,000 and severely reprimanded by the Magpies on Saturday night after clashing with Tigers midfielder David Meyler on the touchline during his side's 4-1 Barclays Premier League victory at the KC Stadium earlier that day.