Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In cricket, same as full-pitch.

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Examples

  • But two of his wickets came caught on the boundary, profiting from the positioning of Darren Stevens and Peter Trego, and the third was a full-toss which Saha missed when trying to sweep.

    County cricket – as it happened!

  • It's more of the same rubbish, and Cook clatters a wide full-toss through the covers for four.

    England v Bangladesh - as it happened

  • I felt like a batsman who sees a slow full-toss sailing through the air.

    Not George Washington — an Autobiographical Novel

  • Stuart Broad immediately replaced Swann at the city end, and let go a full-toss first ball which Tendulkar guided past point for four.

    Evening Standard - Home

  • But boundaries were very hard to come by - Kohli could not muster a single one off 63 balls - and Gambhir eventually went in odd circumstances, bamboozled lbw by a slower-ball full-toss from Jade Dernbach.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • A full-toss on leg-stump and Hussey smashed it way back into the crowd over mid-wicket.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • The slow left-armer began his spell with an unpromising full-toss, dispatched for four past midwicket by Dogar, but put himself in the last column for the first time when he had Fawad Alam looping a catch to short midwicket off bat and pad.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • Panesar began his day with an unpromising full-toss, dispatched for four past midwicket by Dogar, but put himself in the last column for the first time when he had Fawad Alam looping a catch to short midwicket off bat and pad.

    WalesOnline - Home

  • It was a low full-toss that struck Smith dead in front.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • Trott smashes a full-toss from Hussey over mid-on for four.

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

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