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Definition of the noun lead off

What does lead off mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [baseball] The first batter in the batting order.
  2. [baseball] The first batter of an inning.

Definition of the verb lead off

What does lead off mean as a doing phrase?

verb

  1. teach immoral behavior to
  2. set in motion, cause to start

Alternative definition of the verb lead off

verb

  1. [baseball] To be the first batter of an inning.

Explanation

Lead off: In baseball, a lead or lead off is the short distance that a player stands away from their current base.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lead off

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Google previewOxford American Large Print Dictionary (2008)

by Oxford University Press

lead off begin. ▫ lead on entice deceptively. ▫ lead time time between the initiation and completion of a production process. ▫ lead up to precede; prepare for. lead2 / led/ n. 1 Chem. heavy, bluishgray soft ductile metallic element. (Symb.

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

usher in, preface; lead off, lead the way, take the lead, start from scratch, take the initiative; inaugurate, swear in; engender (see REPRODUCTION); call to order, head, lay the foundations, prepare, break in, found, CAUSE, ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (1785)

Pigeon, a weak silly fellow easily imposed on; to pigeon, to cheat; to milk the pigeon, to attempt impossibilities, to be put to shifts for want of money ; to fly a hlue pigeon, to steal lead off a church. Pig, sixpence; a sow's baby; pig-widgeon, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Desk Dictionary and Thesaurus (2002)

by Elizabeth Jewell

lead off 1 begin. 2 Baseball be the first batter in the inning. lead on entice deceptively. lead time time between the initiation and completion of a production process.

Google previewThe Pocket Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus (2006)

by Elizabeth Jewell

from an aerial to a receiver or transmitter, lead off 1 begin. 2 Baseball be the first batter in the inning. lead on entice deceptively lead time time between the initiation and completion of a production process, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Choctaw Language (1915)

by Cyrus Byington

aholuya lead, naki lead, sheet; naki tapuski lead, to; anya, halqlli, ilaueli, ilauet anya, isht ia, pelichi, tikba heka lead along, to; ilaueli lead astray, to; haksichi, kaniachi lead into sin, to; yoshobbi lead off from, to; filammichi lead out of the way , ...

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  • DEAL OFF

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