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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The player in football who calls the signals and receives the ball at the beginning of a play.

Usage examples (37)
  • Sure, luck means a lot in football. Not having a good quarterback is bad luck.
  • quarterback is the most important position on the team
  • Usually a quarterback is aware of that and can rush in and get it in.
  • No matter the conference, the quarterback is a pivotal position at draft time. for more
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