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Tennis meaning in English

Meaning of Tennis in English

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Tennis

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Noun

1. lawn tennis, tennis

a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court

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Tennis

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noun
a. 
a racket game played between two players or pairs of players who hit a ball to and fro over a net on a rectangular court of grass, asphalt, clay, etc
See also lawn tennis, real tennis, court tennis, table tennis
b. 
(as modifier)
tennis court
tennis racket

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Tennis

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noun
1. 
a game, usually played outdoors, in which two players or two pairs of players using rackets hit a fabric-covered, hollow rubber ball back and forth over a net stretched across a marked, level, rectangular area (tennis court)
: in full lawn tennis
2. 
a similar but more complex old indoor game (court tennis) in which the ball is bounced against the walls of a specially constructed court as well as hit over a net

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Tennis

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n.
1. A game played with rackets and a light ball by two players or two pairs of players on a rectangular court divided by a net. The players must hit the ball over the net and into a marked area on the other side for play to continue. Also called lawn tennis.
2. Court tennis.

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