how to pronounce outfield


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outfield is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of outfield in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… efficient path that an outfield might …”

meanings of outfield


  1. The region of the field between the infield and the outer fence.
  2. The region of the field roughly outside of the infield or the wicket-keeper, slips, gully, point, cover, mid off, mid on, midwicket and square leg.
  3. Arable land continually cropped without being manured.
  4. Any open field at a distance from the farmsteading.


  1. To perform better in defense (fielding).

outfield frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word outfield occurs in english on average 0.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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