HyperDic: home_plate

English > 1 sense of the expression home plate:
NOUNartifacthome plate, home base, home, plate(baseball) base consisting of a rubber / rubber slab where the batter stands
English > home plate: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaning(baseball) base consisting of a rubber / rubber slab where the batter stands; it must be touched by a base runner in order to score.
Synonymshome base, home, plate
Categorybaseball, baseball game, ballA ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players
Broaderbase, bagA place that the runner must touch before scoring
Spanishbase meta
Catalanbase de meta

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