Definitions and Synonyms of american football | Another word for american football | What is american football?
Definition 1: a game played by two teams of 11 players on a rectangular field 100 yards long; teams try to get possession of the ball and advance it across the opponents goal line in a series of (running or passing) plays - [noun denoting act]
Synonyms for american football in the sense of this definition
(american football is the domain which ... is member of) (American football) the quarterback moves back as if to pass and then hands the ball to the fullback who is running toward the line of scrimmage
(american football is the domain which ... is member of) (American football) a play in which a defensive player is allowed to cross the line of scrimmage and then blocked off as the runner goes through the place the lineman vacated