Last modified on 11 December 2014, at 21:55

foul line



foul line (plural foul lines)

  1. (basketball) A line from which a player takes a free throw
  2. (baseball, softball) One of the two lines on the edge of a field marking the area inside which a fair ball may be hit.
  3. (bowling) A line between the lane and the approach, which the bowler must not cross.