fielding fielding  /ˈfil dɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (baseball) handling the ball while playing in the field
  2. (n) English novelist and dramatist (1707-1754)

Usage(s):

  1. But their pitching was questionable, their fielding unreliable.
  2. But his fielding is almost incredible.
  3. In the abortion war you never hear about, crisis pregnancy centers are fielding a guerrilla army that is working to change hearts and minds.

News

  1. Escaping Abduction: Sending Kids a Message

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - As awareness of abduction cases rises, authorities are fielding more calls about suspicious activity. As this happens, they’re stressing the importance of keeping kids educated. The reality of losing a child to a stranger is enough to catch any parent's attention.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids

  2. Escapting Abduction: Sending Kids a Message

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - As awareness of abduction cases rises, authorities are fielding more calls about suspicious activity. As this happens, they’re stressing the importance of keeping kids educated. The reality of losing a child to a stranger is enough to catch any parent's attention.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KCRG-TV9 Cedar Rapids

  3. Learning to win on the road

    Every season, no matter the quality of the team the Lynx is fielding, the players have to be reminded how difficult it is to win on the road.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

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