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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Any of various games played with an object, usually leather, (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel it into each other's goal.

Usage examples (37)
  • Do you like to watch football games on television?
  • As for me, the best bet in football is betting the point spread or over/under totals on individual games.
  • The problem with such a philosophy in football is that when you are spending so much on individual players, those individual players are still at the mercy of their...
  • Tom not being able to throw a football is my favorite! for more
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