adverb or adjective Date: 1867 illegally in advance of the ball or puck

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  • offside — also off side, 1867, in various sporting senses, originally in English football; from OFF (Cf. off) + SIDE (Cf. side) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • offside — (izg. ȍfsājd) m DEFINICIJA v. ofsajd ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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  • offside — (del inglés; pronunciamos orsái, ofsái ) sustantivo masculino 1. Área: deporte Uso/registro: restringido en España. Origen: Argentina, Uruguay. Fuera de juego …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

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