field

(redirected from kept the field)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
He made a great start in race one and despite the safety car being deployed twice, Jackson kept the field at bay to record his third victory of the season.
But as Mike Stewart, a student pilot at Central Oregon Community College, guided a helicopter toward the airport on a recent night, he kept the field dark on his approach.
They are each expert at rotating the strike and avoiding dot balls, and did so even as Sri Lanka kept the field up in their own powerplay.