Synonyms and Antonyms for goal

1. goal (n.)

the state of affairs that a plan is intended to achieve and that (when achieved) terminates behavior intended to achieve it

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2. goal-kick (n.)

(rugby) an attempt to kick a goal


3. goal-kick (n.)

(association football) a kick by the defending side after the attacking side sends the ball over the goal-line

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4. no-goal (n.)

a nonexistent goal

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5. goal-directed (adj.)

having a purpose

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6. goal (n.)

the place designated as the end (as of a race or journey)

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7. goal (n.)

a successful attempt at scoring

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8. goal (n.)

game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points

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