foul out

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v foul out baseball: hit a ball such that it is caught from an out in foul territory
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Usage

In literature:

And, besides, the foul smells rushed out, poisoning him with their fumes.
"The Red Romance Book" by Various
A big negro who was paying out the mizzen-peak halyards allowed his line to foul.
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
Fouls up the relays, takes hours to iron out the clearance.
"We're Friends, Now" by Henry Hasse
Their blood has washed out their foul footsteps' pollution.
"Boy Scouts Handbook" by Boy Scouts of America
Well, if we ever run foul of him, we've got our work cut out for us.
"The Plunderer" by Roy Norton
So whan he awaked oute of his slepe, he parceyued, that he had foule defyled his bedde.
"Shakespeare Jest-Books;" by Unknown
A rush of foul air and odors of cooking swept out.
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
He did tighten up a little, and as a consequence the next batter up went out on strikes and the following player on a foul fly.
"The Rover Boys in the Land of Luck" by Edward Stratemeyer
After the first week out we fell in with foul winds and heavy weather.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, Vol. XII (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Clifford fared but little better, though it was through a lofty foul to right field which Big Bob easily smothered, that he went out.
"Jack Winters' Baseball Team" by Mark Overton
At the same time the foul air is forced out.
"The Boy Scouts for Uncle Sam" by John Henry Goldfrap
I want you, the man who has fouled up two computers, including Elsac, to try her out.
"The Ambassador" by Samuel Kimball Merwin
Now and then a flame flickered out of the vapour; it was a foul and revolting spectacle.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 353, March 1845" by Various
How long can a man hold out in that foul air without drawing his breath?
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
If the bottom is so foul as to require repainting, construct ways and haul out, scraping and painting as in the beginning of the season.
"Harper's Round Table, September 3, 1895" by Various
Nor must we be surprised if there seem to rise up out of our own hearts foul and humiliating temptations.
"The Warfare of the Soul" by Shirley C. Hughson
Well, there came a certain braggart out of this foul poison-box.
"The White Plumes of Navarre" by Samuel Rutherford Crockett
Young fouled out to Patten, who made a brilliant catch after a long run.
"The Crimson Sweater" by Ralph Henry Barbour
This foul stigma upon the American name should be washed out speedily and effectually.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
Schaeffer fouled out, Jones fanned indifferently, and Nuccio popped to shortstop.
"Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager" by Burt L. Standish
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In poetry:

The hag is astride
This night for to ride,
The devil and she together;
Through thick and through thin,
Now out and then in,
Though ne'er so foul be the weather.
"The Hag" by Robert Herrick
"If we fell out, 'twas but foul weather,
After long shining! O bitter cup,—
What—dead?—why, man, we play'd together—
Art dead—ere a friend can make it up?"
"At One Again" by Jean Ingelow
Now, rascals, quake!—This grieved him sore,
And rankled in his brain;
And by his father's beard he swore,
With many a craven townsman's gore
To wash out this foul stain.
"Count Eberhard, The Groaner Of Wurtembert. A War Song" by Friedrich von Schiller
IF thou'rt a drunkard, fond of ale and wine,
And smokest vile mundungus without end,
Cry out with speed, unto th' Pow'r divine,
To give thee grace, to conquer the foul fiend.
"Advice To The Drunkard" by Rees Prichard
Now ye dealers in rum, our advice is to you,
Just drop your foul traffic, it never will do.
It is injuring us—it is ruining you,
So get yourselves out and go teetotal too.
Who will go with us, &c.
"Temperance Rally" by John Pierpont
The tree of faith ingraffed by priests
Puts its foul foliage out above thee,
And round it feed man-eating beasts
Because of whom we dare not love thee;
Though hearts reach back and memories ache,
We cannot praise thee for their sake.
"Before A Crucifix" by Algernon Charles Swinburne

In news:

Santa Barbara Police Detectives have ruled out foul play in the death of a man found early Thursday morning on the beach below Shoreline Park.
Three strikes and you're out system draws cries of foul from governments.
Tigers starter knocked out of Sox game by Fielder's foul ball .
Police rule out foul play .
Foul play ruled out in deaths of NC doc, husband.
Police rule out foul play.
Public Safety Director Troy Riggs said investigators will treat the area as a crime scene until they rule out foul play.
Al Hartmann The Salt Lake Tribune Foul-weather gear and umbrellas come out Friday morning at the University of Utah as rain turns to sleet.
New Orleans Hornets starting center Tyson Chandler continues to have problems staying out of early foul trouble and stringing together consistent performances.
Technical fouls will be assessed for any comments that get out of hand today.
For the Arkansas men's basketball team, having Marshawn Powell limited by foul trouble is better than having him sit out a season from major surgery.
It had to get out and run, limit its turnovers and not commit stupid fouls.
As a referee in intramural basketball, Treasurer Candidate Archit Sheth- Shah '13 calls out fouls.
Because the press found out, and apparently people cried foul.
The leading scorer fouled out with six points.
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