extra time

playing time beyond regulation, to break a tie
Syn: ↑overtime
Ant: ↑regulation time (for: ↑overtime)
Hypernyms: ↑time period, ↑period of time, ↑period
Part Holonyms: ↑athletic game

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  • extra time — /ɛkstrə ˈtaɪm/ (say ekstruh tuym) noun (in a sporting match) additional time allowed for play to make up for time lost by injury, etc., or to allow a tie (def. 23) to be broken …   Australian English dictionary

  • extra time — overtime (in sports games), additional time …   English contemporary dictionary

  • extra time — UK / US noun [uncountable] British a period of time that can be added to the end of a match if both teams have the same score …   English dictionary

  • extra time — noun an additional period played at the end some games of football if the score is tied after the two halves of play …   Wiktionary

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