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Synonyms of fielding

Noun


1. fielding, handling, manipulation

usage: (baseball) handling the ball while playing in the field

2. Fielding, Henry Fielding

usage: English novelist and dramatist (1707-1754)

Verb


1. field, handle, palm

usage: catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket

2. field, play

usage: play as a fielder

3. field, answer, reply, respond

usage: answer adequately or successfully; "The lawyer fielded all questions from the press"

4. field, choose, take, select, pick out

usage: select (a team or individual player) for a game; "The Buckeyes fielded a young new quarterback for the Rose Bowl"

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