A stroke played after the ball has bounced, as opposed to a volley.
More example sentences
- He's able to return everything that Clay throws at him whether it's a backhand or a forehand groundstroke.
- Lingering there to trade groundstrokes, which Sampras would occasionally engage in and even enjoy, was not for McEnroe.
- After losing the opening set, Pratt came out attacking early in the second set, matching Seles's powerful groundstrokes.
Definition of groundstroke in:
- The US English dictionary