Definition of Anthony over in English:

Anthony over

(also Antony over, Antny over, Ant'ny over)

noun

US
historical
  • A game in which one group of children throws a ball over a building for another group to catch, the successful catching player then running around the building to tag one or more members of the throwing team, who must then join the catching side.

Origin

Mid 19th century. Apparently from the male forename Anthony + over.

Pronunciation

Anthony over

/ˈantəni ˌəʊvə/