part of speech: noun

definition 1: a wide area of open land often used for growing crops.

  • That field is planted with soybeans.

definition 2: any wide, open area.

  • From the plane, he looked down on a field of ice.

definition 3: an open area where sports events take place.

  • My school has football and soccer fields.

definition 4: an area of special activity or interest.

  • Liz works in the field of medicine.


part of speech: verb

inflections: fields, fielding, fielded

definition: to catch or stop in a game of baseball, softball, or cricket.

  • The pitcher fielded the ball and threw it to first base.