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Definition 1: any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for football game in the sense of this definition

(football game is a kind of ...) a sport that necessarily involves body contact between opposing players

(football game is a kind of ...) an outdoor game played on a field of specified dimensions

(... is a kind of football game ) a form of football played with an oval ball

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) football played for pay

(... is a kind of football game ) 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

(... is a kind of football game ) a football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal

(football game is a part of ...) one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) take one's position before a kick-off

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) make a goal

"He kicked the extra point after touchdown"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) score (a goal) by making a place kick

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) play the quarterback

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the person who plays wingback

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) play the fullback

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) player in wing position

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football, professional basketball) one of four divisions into which some games are divided

"both teams scored in the first quarter"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) complete a pass

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) seize and throw down an opponent player, who usually carries the ball

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) drop and kick (a ball) as it touches the ground, as for a field goal

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) used of a player skilled in stealing the ball or robbing a batter of a hit

"a ball-hawking center fielder"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) of advancing the ball by throwing it

"a team with a good passing attack" "a pass play"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) of advancing the ball by running

"the team's running plays worked better than its pass plays"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) not caught or not caught within bounds

"an uncompleted pass"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) caught

"a completed forward pass"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) varying in direction suddenly and frequently

"broken-field running"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) make a return

"return a kickback"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) throw to the ground in order to stop play and avoid being tackled behind the line of scrimmage

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) make the point after a touchdown with a dropkick

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) an offensive end who lines up close to the tackle

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (American football) the person who plays tailback

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) an offensive end who lines up at a distance from the other linemen

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a person who plays in the backfield

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) the middle part of a playing field (as in football or lacrosse)

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a marker indicating the yard line

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a kick in which the football is dropped from the hands and kicked before it touches the ground

"the punt traveled 50 yards" "punting is an important part of the game"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a kick from the center of the field to start a football game or to resume it after a score

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) the score in a football game

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a deceptive move made by a football player

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) kicking (as for a field goal) in which the football is dropped and kicked as it touches the ground

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the player who is carrying (and trying to advance) the ball on an offensive play

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback

"the center fumbled the handoff"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by running with the ball

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a back on the offensive team (a fullback or halfback) who tries to advance the ball by carrying it on plays from the line of scrimmage

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the person who plays quarterback

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a person who kicks the football by dropping it from the hands and contacting it with the foot before it hits the ground

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a kicker who makes a place kick for a goal

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by throwing a forward pass

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the running back who plays the offensive halfback position

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the running back who plays the fullback position on the offensive team

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (football) the person who plays at one end of the line of scrimmage

"the end managed to hold onto the pass"

(football game is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) a kick in which the ball is placed on the ground before kicking

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