Definition of throw-in in English:

throw-in

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noun

Soccer & Rugby
  • An act of throwing the ball from the sideline to restart play after the ball has gone into touch.
    More example sentences
    • Sergio finds Valeron, who loses the ball but wins a throw-in.
    • Silvestre helps him mop up by Heskeying the ball out for a throw-in.
    • He boots it up the field and Ball concedes a throw-in deep in the Stuttgart half.

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