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Meaning of "baserunning" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BASERUNNING

baserunning  [ˈbeɪsˌrʌnɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BASERUNNING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Baserunning is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BASERUNNING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

baserunning

Baserunning

In baseball, baserunning is the act of running around the bases performed by members of the team at bat. In general, baserunning is a tactical part of the game with the goal of eventually reaching home to score a run. In fact, the goal of batting is generally to produce baserunners, or help move baserunners along. Runners on second or third base are considered to be in scoring position since a normal hit, even a single, will often score them. Part of the goal of a runner and a batter is to get the runner into scoring position.

Definition of baserunning in the English dictionary

The definition of baserunning in the dictionary is the act of running around bases, the activity of a baserunner.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BASERUNNING


cunning
ˈkʌnɪŋ
drug-running
ˈdrʌɡˌrʌnɪŋ
frontrunning
ˈfrʌntˌrʌnɪŋ
funning
ˈfʌnɪŋ
gunning
ˈɡʌnɪŋ
gunrunning
ˈɡʌnˌrʌnɪŋ
long-running
ˌlɒŋˈrʌnɪŋ
punning
ˈpʌnɪŋ
rum-running
ˈrʌmˌrʌnɪŋ
running
ˈrʌnɪŋ
shunning
ˈʃʌnɪŋ
smooth-running
ˌsmuːðˈrʌnɪŋ
stunning
ˈstʌnɪŋ
underrunning
ˈʌndəˌrʌnɪŋ
wonning
ˈwʌnɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BASERUNNING

baselard
baseless
baselessly
baselessness
baseline
baseline cost
baseliner
basely
baseman
basemen
basement
basement apartment
basement flat
basementless
baseness
basenji
baseplate
baserunner
bases

WORDS THAT END LIKE BASERUNNING

award-winning
banning
canning
caravanning
cleaning
dinning
family planning
fanning
free-running
inning
Manning
pinning
planning
scanning
spanning
spinning
tanning
thinning
tunning
up and running
winning

Synonyms and antonyms of baserunning in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «baserunning» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BASERUNNING

Find out the translation of baserunning to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of baserunning from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «baserunning» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

baserunning
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

corrido de bases
570 millions of speakers

English

baserunning
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

baserunning
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

baserunning
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Baserunning
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

baserunning
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

baserunning
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

baserunning
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Baserunning
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Baserunning
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

baserunning
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

베이스 러닝
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Baserunning
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

baserunning
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

baserunning
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेसरिंगिंग
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

baserunning
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

baserunning
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

baserunning
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Baserunning
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

baserunning
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

baserunning
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

baserunning
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

baserunning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

baserunning
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of baserunning

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BASERUNNING»

The term «baserunning» is quite widely used and occupies the 43.730 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BASERUNNING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about baserunning

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BASERUNNING»

Discover the use of baserunning in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to baserunning and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
High Percentage Baserunning
The complete guide for game-winning baserunning techniques and successful base stealing tips.
Stu Southworth, 1999
2
Baserunning:
This comprehensive guide provides players and coaches with the secrets and strategies for all baserunning situations.
Mike Roberts, Tim Bishop, Mike Roberts, 2013
3
A Young Softball Player's Guide to Hitting, Bunting, and ...
An excellent guide on how to perform at the plate and on the base paths
Don Oster, Jacque Hunter, 2006
4
Bunting and baserunning
Instructions for the beginning baseball player in bunting and base running techniques.
Paul J. Deegan, 1975
5
How to Become a Professional Baseball Player
He answered, "Hitting for average, hitting for power, Melding, throwing, and, I don 't know, baserunning?" I asked him, "Do you mean foot speed?" He said, "No. Our coach is always telling us how important baserunning is." I just chuckled.
Bo Durkac, 2003
6
Baserunning: The Winning Edge
Explains basic baserunning strategy, describes typical situations, and shares tips on base stealing, sliding, and hit-and-run plays
Bob Cluck, 1987
7
An Analysis of Baserunning Techniques
"The purpose of this research was to analyze three methods of baseball baserunning techniques in an attempt to determine which method was the fastest and most efficient.
James W. Wasem, 1988
8
Focused for Fastpitch
Aggressive baserunning is more likely to distract defensive players from their primary focus and may provide the hitting team with an extra advantage. A base runner will pose more of a threat if she takes an aggressive lead on every pitch.
Gloria Solomon, Andrea Becker, 2004
9
Softball Skills and Drills
Purpose: To allow the coach to observe mechanics for every baserunning situation. Procedure: Players form two lines of runners at home; the inside line is slightly ahead of the other line and to the inside of the basepath. The coach is at the ...
Judi Garman, Michelle Gromacki
10
The Giants Win the Series!: Headlines and Highlights of 1954
BASERUNNING. BLUNDERS. 264. On Thursday, August 26, the Giants and Cubs split a double-header and the Dodgers were not scheduled. The Braves moved a step closer to the top with a 3-2 victory over the Phillies. With two outs in the ...
Mike Getz, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BASERUNNING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term baserunning is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Starling Marte's base running has declined
No one else, however, could top him when it came to baserunning: His 16.6 runs in that regard led the Senior Circuit by an immense margin. «Beyond the Box Score, Jul 15»
2
HAYLEY: As in comet
They took advantage of three Belleville West baserunning blunders to keep their slim lead and Woszczynski made her home run the winner. «Alton Telegraph, Jul 15»
3
Why the Pirates shouldn't demote Gregory Polanco
But he contributes just enough, with his walks, baserunning (despite his misadventures with sliding this year) and defense that he's not likely to ... «Bucs Dugout, Jul 15»
4
Jack McCaffery: MacPhail's chore to rebuild Phillies should not …
But once a series, at least, they present a banana-peel baserunning blunder or some fundamental baseball mistake that throws into question ... «The Delaware County Daily Times, Jul 15»
5
View from the other side: White Sox questions for Jim Margalus of …
He might have limited responsibility for their offensive production, defense, baserunning, etc., but these bad odors just kinda linger for weeks, ... «Bluebird Banter, Jul 15»
6
Rays Series Preview: The walking wounded
The Rays don't run the bases particularly well, with -5.2 Baserunning Runs and the second-fewest steals in the league. The Royals were able ... «Royals Review, Jul 15»
7
Hanover American Legion holds off Pembroke
We played great defense, we had timely hitting and good baserunning. “Sean Cornell pitched a great game against Kingston. He kept them off ... «Wicked Local Hanover, Jul 15»
8
Haddon Heights rallies to beat Puerto Rico in extras for HoF …
... of the first before letting the lead slip away by the third inning when Puerto Rico took advantage of poor Heights defense and baserunning. «FOX 40 News WICZ TV, Jul 15»
9
Modesto-area camps, clinics and sports league information (7/7/15)
Infield, outfield and baserunning lessons, too. Call (209) 605-4734 or visit www.MrHittingCoach.com. CCC ROCKERS The 12U team is looking ... «Modesto Bee, Jul 15»
10
Big seventh inning sparks Dirt Dawgs
After the first, DelSignore then took advantage of some bad baserunning by the Dirt Dawgs: with Lefevre on second with a leadoff double and ... «Sentinel & Enterprise, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Baserunning [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/baserunning>. Aug 2019 ».
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