sand-lot









sand-lot


noun

  1. a vacant lot used by youngsters for games or sports.

adjective

  1. Also sand-lot. of, relating to, or played in such a lot: sandlot baseball.

noun US

  1. an area of vacant ground used by children for playing baseball and other games
  2. (modifier) denoting a game or sport played on a sandlotsandlot baseball

n.also sandlot, “plot of empty land in a town or suburb,” 1878, from sand (n.) + lot. In reference to the kind of sports or games played on them by amateurs, it is recorded from 1890, American English.

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