Definition of line out in English:

line out

phrasal verb

  • Be caught out after hitting a line drive.

    • ‘Tony Taylor lined out to center to end the game and, as it turned out, the last hurrah of those Tigers who had played together since the mid-1960s.’
    • ‘Showalter's move paid off as the next Giants batter, Brent Mayne, lined out to right field to end the contest’
    • ‘The next batter, Brent Mayne, lined out on a 3-2 pitch to end the game.’
    • ‘‘I lined out to left field in a pinch-hitting situation,’ Ray said.’
    • ‘The game ended after Gil Hodges lined out to right field and the A.L. won the game, 6-5.’