noun. ['ˈfʊtˌbɔl'] 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.
- American football
- association football
- contact sport
- football game
- professional football
- American football game
- rugby football
Words that Rhyme with Football
Example sentences of the word football
1. Noun, singular or mass
Collins is a cheerleader, and SJ is a football player himself.
Quotes containing the word football
1. Don't walk through life just playing football. Don't walk through life just being an athlete. Athletics will fade. Character and integrity and really making an impact on someone's life, that's the ultimate vision, that's the ultimate goal - bottom line.
- Ray Lewis
2. There is a lot of luck in football. Following England is like following Wycombe Wanders or Leyton Orient. You hope for the best and hope you are lucky.
- Alan Sugar
3. Growing up in a group home, and with an undiagnosed learning disability to boot, the odds of success were not on my side. But when I joined the high school football team, I learned the value of discipline, focus, persistence, and teamwork - all skills that have proven vital to my career as a C.E.O. and social entrepreneur.
- Darell Hammond
adjective. shaped in the form of a football.
noun. ['ˈfʊtˌbɔl'] the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football.