Definition of upfield in English:


Line breaks: up|field
Pronunciation: /ʌpˈfiːld
, ˈʌp-/


  • 1(In sport) in or to a position nearer to the opponents' end of a field: he kicks the ball upfield
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    • The ball also generally bounces upfield, away from the end zone.
    • Keaton needs to be more assertive to get the ball upfield quickly.
    • WR Kevin Dyson has been far more aggressive this season in heading upfield with the ball.
  • 2 Physics In a direction corresponding to increasing field strength.

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