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prisoner's base

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Definition of prisoner's base in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A chasing game played by two groups of children each occupying a distinct base or home.
Example sentences
  • He said if I could catch him in ten minutes and touch the medal with my hand, it would be like prisoner's base.
  • Shirley giggles, ‘It couldn't be tag or prisoner's base, could it?’

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Pronunciation: ˌtərpsikəˈrēən
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