offside adjective definition in Soccer topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 adjective: Soccer topic
(also US English offsides) in some sports, for example football (soccer ) and hockey, a player is offside if he or she is in a position, usually ahead of the ball, that is not allowed He was offside when he scored. the offside rule He was ruled offside by the referee. an attempt to catch an opponent offside