(ball sports) A pass or stroke which arches high into the air.
Translations:verb (lobs, lobbing, lobbed)
- The guard launched a desperate over the outstretched arms of the defender.
- To throw or hit a ball into the air in a high arch.
- The guard lobbed a pass just over the defender.
The tennis player lobbed the ball, which was a costly mistake.
- French: lancer haut, lancer en chandelle, lobber, faire un lob
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