Word: FIELD

The word FIELD has appeared in at least 106 clues on different crosswords.

FIELD definition(s):

• (algebra) A set having two operations called addition and multiplication under both of which all the elements of the set are commutative and associative; for which multiplication distributes over addition; and for both of which there exist an identity element and an inverse element (except for the additive identity).

• field (in a form, web page, etc.)

• An area reserved for playing a game.

• To defeat.

• A land area free of woodland or human settlements.

• ( computing) An area of memory or storage reserved for a particular value.

• The open country near or belonging to a city -- usually used in plural.

• To place a team in (a game).

• field (e.g. of study)

• (transitive, sports) To place a team in (a game).

• in mathematics

• ( heraldry) The background of the shield.

• An area that can be seen at a given time.

• (heraldry) The background of the shield

• all the competitors in a particular contest or sporting event

• To execute research (in the field).

• a particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"

• A particular environment or walk of life.

• (baseball, softball, cricket, and other batting sports) To be the team catching and throwing the ball, as opposed to hitting it.

• A component of a database record in which a single unit of information is stored.

• a region in which active military operations are in progress; "the army was in the field awaiting action"; "he served in the Vietnam theater for three years"

• (transitive, sports) To intercept or catch (a ball) and play it.

• the area that is visible (as through an optical instrument)

• all of the horses in a particular horse race

• A wide, open space that is usually used to grow crops or to hold farm animals.

• An unrestricted or favourable opportunity for action, operation, or achievement.

• sports: area reserved for playing a game

• place a team

• somewhere (away from a studio or office or library or laboratory) where practical work is done or data is collected; "anthropologists do much of their work in the field"

• course of study or domain of knowledge or practice

• play as a fielder

• (transitive) To answer; to address.

• To intercept or catch (a ball) and play it.

• field (physics)

• a branch of knowledge; "in what discipline is his doctorate?"; "teachers should be well trained in their subject"; "anthropology is the study of human beings"

• field (mil)

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

• ( geology) A region containing a particular mineral.

• (one’s) (special) field (of study)

• A land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country.

• (geology) A region containing a particular mineral.

• the field (in TV)

• A realm of practical, direct, or natural operation, contrasting with an office, classroom, or laboratory.

• ( vexillology) The background of the flag.

• heraldry: background of the shield

• a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought; "they made a tour of Civil War battlefields"

• computing: area of memory or storage reserved for a particular value

• physics: region affected by a particular force

• The extent of a given perception.

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

• A member that represents a variable associated with an object or class.

• A place where a battle is fought; a battlefield.

• land area free of woodland, cities, and towns; open country

• (computing) An area of memory or storage reserved for a particular value.

• geology: region containing a particular mineral

• a piece of land cleared of trees and usually enclosed; "he planted a field of wheat"

• An airfield, airport or air base; especially, one with unpaved runways.

• To be the team catching and throwing the ball, as opposed to hitting it.

• ( algebra) A commutative ring with identity for which every nonzero element has a multiplicative inverse.

• wide, open space used to grow crops or to hold farm animals

• a geographic region (land or sea) under which something valuable is found; "the diamond fields of South Africa"

• (mathematics) a set of elements such that addition and multiplication are commutative and associative and multiplication is distributive over addition and there are two elements 0 and 1; "the set of all rational numbers is a field"

• To deploy in the field.

• intercept or catch

• A limited area of land with grass or crops growing on it, which is usually surrounded by fences or closely planted bushes when it is part of a farm.

• the space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it

• The open country near or belonging to a town or city—usually used in plural.

• a particular kind of commercial enterprise; "they are outstanding in their field"

• A course of study or domain of knowledge or practice.

• To answer; to address.

• a piece of land prepared for playing a game; "the home crowd cheered when Princeton took the field"

• A physical or virtual location for the input of information in the form of characters.

• A physical phenomenon, such as force, potential, or fluid velocity, that pervades a region.

• The outfield.

• extensive tract of level open land; "they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain"; "he longed for the fields of his youth"

• catch or pick up (balls) in baseball or cricket

• (sports) An area reserved for playing a game.

• (physics) A region affected by a particular force.

• a place where planes take off and land

• All of the competitors in any outdoor contest or trial, or all except the favourites in the betting.

• field (for fruits, vegetables, etc.)

• The team in a match that throws the ball and tries to catch it when it is hit by the other team (the bat).

• A number system wıth functions that has the same properties relative to the operations of addition and multiplication used for real numbers.

• A single aspect of each member of an entity in a database.

• (baseball) The team in a match who is throwing the ball and trying to catch the ball hit by the other team (the bat).

• (computer science) a set of one or more adjacent characters comprising a unit of information

Clue(s)
"""Norma Rae"" star"
"""Smokey and the Bandit"" co-star"
"""___ of Dreams"""
Actress Sally
All one's opponents*
Answer skillfully
Area of expertise
Array
"Backhand a grounder, e.g."
Ballpark
Baseball area.
Battleground
Best Actress of 1979
Blue part of Old Glory
Blue part of U.S. flag
Catch flies
"Catch flies, maybe"
Chase flies or grounders
Children's poet.
Combined area?
Competitors
Cyrus or Sally
"Debbie Gibson's ""Play the ___"""
Dominion
"Enclosure for baseball, football, etc."
Eugene or Marshall
"Eugene who wrote ""Wynken, Blynken and Nod"""
"Evanescence ""___ of Innocence"""
Flag background
Group of contestants
Growth area
"Handle a grounder, e.g."
"Handle a line drive, say"
Handle grounders
Handle with skill
"Handle, as questions"
He financed the first cable
It's a vision thing
Kind of goal or trip
Kind of mouse
Kind of mouse or marshal
Land for farming
Make a baseball play.
"Make a play, in baseball."
McCoy's foe
Meadow
Occupation
Pasture
Pick up a grounder
Pitch
Place for a test
Place to play
Play ball defensively
Playground
Playing surface
Poet Eugene
Popular poet.
"Pumpkin patch, e.g."
Range of activity.
"Sally of ""Brothers & Sisters"""
"Sally of ""Lincoln"""
Sally who played Forrest Gump's mom
Sally who played Forrest's mom
Scene of action.
Snag a grounder
Sowing site
Specialty
"Take, as questions at a Q&A session"
Teaching is one
The Mets' Citi ___
Trip leader?
U.S. poet
Use leather on a diamond
Use leather on a diamond?
Wide open space
Wide-open space
Word before goal or trip
"Word with ""of honor"" or ""of vision"""
Word with goal of hockey
Word with house or mouse
Word with in or out.
Wrigley ___
Wrigley or Comiskey
"Wrigley, for one"
___ trip
Hockey venue perhaps
Play the _____
Land for farming
Enclosed piece of land or area of endeavour
Faculty's head lied about area of expertise
Distraught, I fled the scene of battle
Distraught, I fled the scene of battle
Specialty
Hammer-shaped bone of the middle ear (7)
Meadow
Area of grassland
Occupational range
Playing area
Growth area
Play shortstop, say
Discipline of a group of runners
Play shortstop, e.g.
All the runners in the meadow
Meadow
Pasture