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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Defending against scoring by the other team.

Usage examples (35)
  • Every aspect of goalkeeping is important for me, so I am pleased with my performance in general.
  • He stresses that goalkeeping is about more than pulling off show-stopping saves – or making the odd misjudgment.
  • 75 min: On the replay, that's not a particularly smart piece of goalkeeping from the Italian.
  • Still, when we start seeing Almunia as some kind of goalkeeping demi-god by comparison, you know things are a bit screwy. for more
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