What does the word tennis mean?

Usage examples for tennis

  1. Had a game of tennis at the Blanchards' as I came along, dinner at the club, and strolled up here with the fellows. – Spinning-Wheel Stories by Louisa May Alcott
  2. " Doctor Bayliss asked me to play tennis with him tomorrow morning," she said. – Kent Knowles: Quahaug by Joseph C. Lincoln
  3. Who is going to play tennis? – Father Stafford by Anthony Hope