Definition of Lawn tennis

1. Noun. A game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court.




Definition of Lawn tennis

1. Noun. tennis played on a grass court ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lawn Tennis Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Lawn Tennis Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Lawn Tennis

lawmonger
lawmongers
lawn
lawn-chair
lawn-mower
lawn-mowers
lawn bowling
lawn cart
lawn chair
lawn chairs
lawn dart
lawn furniture
lawn mower
lawn mowers
lawn party
lawn tennis (current term)
lawn tool
lawncare
lawnchair
lawnchairs
lawnd
lawnds
lawnier
lawniest
lawnlike
lawnmower
lawnmowers
lawnmowing

Literary usage of Lawn tennis

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Sportby C. M. van Stockum by C. M. van Stockum (1914)
"Annual authorised and approved by the Council of Lawn-Tennis Association. lî°. ... 1455 Laws of Lawn-Tennis, with the rules or the Lawn-Tennis Association, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"The game of lawn-tennis as now known was introduced about 1875. Bibliography.— Dewhurst, EB, 'Science of lawn tennis' (Philadelphia 1910); Do- herty, ..."

3. Who's who in America by John William Leonard, Albert Nelson Marquis (1906)
"Made reputation as expert amateur player of lawn tennis having held many championships In US and abroad. Specialized in writing on amateur sports, ..."

4. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1883)
"What pleasure can equal, what exercise vies With winter Lawn-Tennis, ... In autumn, as well as in summer or spring, In praise or Lawn-Tennis I heartily sing ..."

5. The Encyclopaedia of Sport by Frederick George Aflalo, Hedley Peek (1897)
"lawn tennis—Although acknowledged to be the most modern of our national pastimes, lawn tennis in all probability had its origin in the ball games which were ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Lawn tennis

Search for Lawn tennis on Dictionary.com!Search for Lawn tennis on Thesaurus.com!Search for Lawn tennis on Google!Search for Lawn tennis on Wikipedia!

Search