Share this entry
field hockey Syllabification: field hock·ey
Pronunciation: /ˈfēl(d) ˈˌhäkē/

Definition of field hockey in English:


A game played between two teams of eleven players who use hooked sticks to drive a small hard ball toward goals at opposite ends of a field.
Example sentences
  • This site is dedicated to the promotion of field hockey in Western United States and Canada.
  • Field hockey is played by more than 3 million people around the world, on all 5 continents.
Definition of field hockey in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Related Words