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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A player who stays at the net to make sure the ball or puck does not cross or enter it.

Usage examples (39)
  • That goalkeeper made some impressive saves during the game.
  • The quid pro quo on this should be that the goalkeeper is allowed to punch the (would-have-been-offside) striker in the face.
  • Arsenal are allegedly set to renew their interest in Italian goalkeeper Federico
  • Manchester United have expressed an interest in Spanish goalkeeper David De Gea. for more
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