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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A baseball play in which a base runner is caught off base and tagged out.

Usage examples (34)
  • First guy up gets walked, bad pick-off throw sends him to third.
  • Next year, I search for bigger ones to pick-off and eat ... thanks my dear!
  • So that the Iranians know that they can't pick-off any one of those six countries with whom they'll be negotiating.
  • He was leading off first base after singling against Arizona in May when he got caught leaning the wrong way on a pick-off play. for more
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