Definition of extra time in English:

extra time

Line breaks: extra time


[mass noun] British
A further period of play added on to a game if the scores are equal: England won in extra time
More example sentences
  • However, it was a brief reprieve as Tranmere scored again in extra time to secure the win.
  • Our goalkeeper kept us in the game in extra time and when it came to the penalty kicks we managed to score all five.
  • Dellas scores in the dying seconds of the first extra time period from a Greek corner.

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