Synonyms
Antonyms

1. football

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.

Synonyms

  • American football
  • rugby
  • association football
  • contact sport
  • football game
  • half
  • professional football
  • soccer
  • rugger
  • American football game
  • rugby football

Antonyms

  • whole
  • unwind

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Words that Rhyme with Football Game

  • proclaim
  • postgame
  • exclaim
  • disclaim
  • reclaim
  • overcame
  • inflame
  • declaim
  • ballgame
  • rename
  • defame
  • became
  • aflame
  • acclaim
  • swaim
  • graeme
  • frame
  • fraim
  • flame
  • flaim
  • claim
  • brame
  • blame
  • ashame
  • tame
  • shame
  • sejm
  • same
  • rhame
  • name

Example sentences of the word football-game


1. Noun Phrase
If you are coming to town for an Oregon Ducks football game, consider the Residence Inn.

2. Noun Phrase
Serve traditional football game foods, such as hot dogs and nachos.

2. football

noun. ['ˈfʊtˌbɔl'] the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football.

Synonyms

  • bladder

3. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a contest with rules to determine a winner.

Synonyms

  • bowling
  • athletic game
  • pall-mall
  • curling
  • card game
  • parlor game
  • child's game
  • activity
  • table game
  • zero-sum game
  • parlour game
  • gambling game
  • cards

Antonyms

  • activation
  • sink
  • source
  • peristalsis

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a single play of a sport or other contest.

Synonyms

  • road game
  • doubleheader
  • cup tie
  • twin bill
  • home game
  • practice game
  • nightcap
  • double feature
  • playoff game
  • away game
  • competition
  • exhibition game

Antonyms

  • home game
  • anastalsis
  • dormant
  • inactiveness

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] an amusement or pastime.

Synonyms

  • ducks and drakes
  • prisoner's base
  • treasure hunt
  • diversion
  • pinball
  • pinball game
  • party game
  • ring-around-a-rosy
  • computer game
  • mind game
  • ring-around-the-rosy
  • video game
  • guessing game
  • ring-a-rosy
  • paper chase
  • catch
  • hare and hounds

Antonyms

  • straight
  • discontinuance
  • assembly
  • discontinuation

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] animal hunted for food or sport.

Synonyms

  • big game
  • animal
  • creature
  • game bird
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • straighten
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. game

adjective. ['ˈgeɪm'] disabled in the feet or legs.

Synonyms

  • unfit
  • halt
  • gimpy
  • lame
  • halting

Antonyms

  • juvenile
  • rush
  • stay
  • regulation time

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] the game equipment needed in order to play a particular game.

Synonyms

  • game equipment

Antonyms

  • pull
  • disapprove

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] frivolous or trifling behavior.

Synonyms

  • frolic
  • caper
  • play
  • romp

Antonyms

  • passive
  • active
  • cooperation
  • friend

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. game

noun. ['ˈgeɪm'] a secret scheme to do something (especially something underhand or illegal).

Synonyms

  • counterplot
  • intrigue
  • scheme
  • cabal
  • strategy
  • conspiracy
  • plot
  • machination
  • counterplan

Antonyms

  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate
  • forward

Etymology

  • game (Middle English (1100-1500))
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