Meaning of track and field
track' and field'
- a sport performed indoors or outdoors and made up of several events, as running, pole-vaulting, shot-putting, and broad-jumping.
Pronunciation: (trak'un-fēld'), [key]
- of, pertaining to, or participating in the sports of running, pole-vaulting, broad-jumping, etc.: a track-and-field athlete.