Definition of scoreline noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

scoreline

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈskɔːlaɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈskɔːrlaɪn//
 
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(used mainly in newspapers) the final score or result in a game, competition, etc. a 2–1 scoreline The team did not play as badly as the scoreline suggests. Word Origin 1960s: extension of the original use denoting a line in a newspaper giving the score in a sports contest.