field in Chinese
[ fi:ld ] Pronunciation:
How to pronounce "field"Synonyms of "field""field" in a sentence"field" meaning
past tense: fielded past participle: fielded plural: fields present participle: fielding
- The brown fields swept out to the horizon .
- The pupils are now working in the field .
- Flood water covered the fields by the river .
- He positively refused to return to the field .
- The soil moisture in the fields was evaporated .
- A field may be smothered with aphids .
- The back of our house give on to fields .
- A few scarecrows were set up in the field .
- The river meanders through the corn field .
- The fields are stirring with life before daybreak .
- a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "they are outstanding in their field"
Synonyms: field of operation, line of business,
- a place where planes take off and land
Synonyms: airfield, landing field, flying field,
- the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)
Synonyms: field of view,
- a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"
Synonyms: discipline, subject, subject area, subject field, field of study, study, bailiwick,
- all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event
- all of the horses in a particular horse race
- (mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1; "the set of all rational numbers is a field"
- (computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information
- a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought; "they made a tour of Civil War battlefields"
Synonyms: battlefield, battleground, field of battle, field of honor,
- a region in which active military operations are in progress; "the army was in the field awaiting action"; "he served in the Vietnam theater for three years"
Synonyms: field of operations, theater, theater of operations, theatre, theatre of operations,
- somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected; "anthropologists do much of their work in the field"
- a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed; "he planted a field of wheat"
- a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"
Synonyms: playing field, athletic field, playing area,
- a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found; "the diamond fields of South Africa"
- extensive tract of level open land; "they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain"; "he longed for the fields of his youth"
Synonyms: plain, champaign,
- the space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it
Synonyms: field of force, force field,
- a particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he''s out of my orbit"
Synonyms: sphere, domain, area, orbit, arena, Verb
- select (a team or individual player) for a game; "The Buckeyes fielded a young new quarterback for the Rose Bowl"
- answer adequately or successfully; "The lawyer fielded all questions from the press"
- play as a fielder
- catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket