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English definition of “sin bin”

sin bin

noun [C] uk   UK informal us  
in some sports, an area off the field where a player who has done something that is against the rules can be sentSurfaces on which sports take place
sin-bin
verb [T usually passive] uk   (plural -nn-) us  
to send a player to the sin bin: Thomas was sin-binned for a professional foul.Surfaces on which sports take place
(Definition of sin bin from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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