Share this entry
strike zone Line breaks: strike zone

Definition of strike zone in English:


An imaginary area over home plate extending from the armpits to the knees of a batter in the batting position.
Example sentences
  • Most of the time, the ball comes in below the strike zone, but it's thrown so hard the batter has no chance to adjust.
  • Like the strike zone in baseball, right of way can vary slightly depending on which referee you have.
  • Perez starts mapping the plate with his hands and an imaginary strike zone.
Definition of strike zone 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