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Definition 1: a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for tennis in the sense of this definition

(tennis is a kind of ...) an athletic game played on a court

(... is a kind of tennis ) an ancient form of tennis played in a four-walled court

(... is a kind of tennis ) tennis played with two players on each side

(... is a kind of tennis ) tennis played with one person on each side

(... is a kind of tennis ) playing tennis for money

(tennis is a part of ...) a tennis game won on the opponent's service

(tennis is a part of ...) a fault that occurs when the server in tennis fails to keep both feet behind the baseline

(tennis is a part of ...) (tennis) first point scored after deuce

(tennis is a part of ...) (tennis) the final point needed to win a set in tennis

(tennis is a part of ...) a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player

"he won the point on a cross-court return"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (tennis) the final point needed to win a match (especially in tennis)

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (tennis) a division of play during which one player serves

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (tennis) two successive faults in serving resulting in the loss of the point

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) serve an ace against (someone)

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) an unbroken sequence of several successive strokes

"after a short rally Connors won the point"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a serve that is illegal (e.g., that lands outside the prescribed area)

"he served too many double faults"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a stroke that puts the ball in play

"his powerful serves won the game"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) hard straight return made on the forehand side (as in tennis or badminton or squash)

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a return made with the palm of the hand facing the direction of the stroke (as in tennis or badminton or squash)

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a hard straight return (as in tennis or squash)

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a stroke that puts reverse spin on the ball

"cuts do not bother a good tennis player"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) (tennis) a score consisting of winning a game when your opponent was serving

"he was up two breaks in the second set"

(tennis is the domain which ... is member of) lose a game in which one is serving

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