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English definition of “field”

field

noun (SPORTS GROUND)    /fiːld/
B1 [C] an area, usually covered with grass, used for playing sport: the school playing/sports field a football/hockey/rugby fieldSurfaces on which sports take place take the field to go onto the field at the start of a game: There were loud cheers as the Irish team took the field.Competing in sportCompeting and contending (non-sporting)
(Definition of field noun (SPORTS GROUND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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