Definition of stop volley noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


stop volley

BrE BrE//ˈstɒp vɒli//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstɑːp vɑːli//
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(in tennis) a shot played from close to the net, before the ball bounces, in which you send the ball only a short distance back over the net so your opponent cannot reach it
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: stop volley