The best sport ever! Where you hit a ball over a net and try to beat your opponent. There are many different strokes. For example, groundstrokes, vollies, overheads, serves, approach shots, etc. Grab a tennis racket, a tennis court, and a few tennis balls and you're ready to play tennis!
Tennis is so much fun! I could play it all day!
by Tennislover108 April 21, 2011
A racket sport that can sometimes take hours to play, so it is therefore very tiring. Some dunce male football(soccer) players call male tennis players 'poofters', implying that they are gay, but football is played with lots of boys running around with no shirt on. Famous tennis players include Roger Federer, Nadal, and Andy Murray and Andy Roddick.
Football(soccer) player: Hey, poofter, why are you playing tennis?
Tennis player: You can hardly call me a poofter, at least I don't run around with lots of boys with no shirt on!
Football(soccer) player: ...
by Bobchin April 20, 2011
A game with a racket and a ball. Requires lots of physical work and reflexs. Johns if the world are usually particularly quite good at the sport.
Wow John can really play tennis.
by Tennis pro August 29, 2013
Tennis (sexual use): A term for casual sex between friends, used in Friends With Benefits. Implied to have no emotions attached, to just be simply and easy, like tennis. You go, you do the deed, you walk away.
Dylan: "Hey Jamie, let's play tennis."
by BrittBrittBritt August 29, 2014
Tennis ball (not the urban definition tennis ball). Young teenagers would carry around or have quick access to a tennis ball in order to play one of many urban wall ball games. This was ever more popular before the home videogame console craze when kids went outside more often.
"Go get your tenni so we can play stepball."
"Johnny roofed my tenni."
by Chewy April 01, 2005
A sport in which wimps hit a ball till someone screws up. Also has the largest lgbt community for a sport
Person "let's play tennis"
2nd person. " I'd rather dig my own grave then play that pussy sport"
by hahaha1256 May 03, 2015
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