Definition of afield


  • far away from home or one's usual surroundings; - R.A.Hall; "looking afield for new lands to conquer". Synonyms: abroad.
  • in or into a field (especially a field of battle); "the armies were afield, challenging the enemy's advance", "unlawful to carry hunting rifles afield until the season opens".
  • off the subject; beyond the point at issue; "such digressions can lead us too far afield".

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Rhymes with afield

concealed, congealed, field, healed, peeled, sealed, shield, unconcealed, unsealed, wheeled, wheeled, wield, yield.

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  • afield is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 10 points
  • afield is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 10 points
  • afield is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 11 points
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