Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
Tennis a sharp shot sent past an opposing player who is at the net or moving toward it
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A forceful shot, as in tennis or handball, that travels to one side out of the reach of one's opponent.