Definition of short tennis in English:

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short tennis

noun

Tennis played on a small court with a small racket and a soft ball, used especially as an introduction to the game for children.
Example sentences
  • Sports on offer this summer include short tennis, gymnastics, basketball, trampolining and table tennis.
  • The bulk of the day is made up of workshops, with coaching for athletics, football, short tennis and instruction in kite-making.
  • Children can play sports such as football, short tennis, tag rugby and table tennis at this year's Downham Summer Action Scheme.

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Syllabification: short ten·nis

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