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1. goalkeeper

noun. ['ˈgoʊlˌkiːpɝ'] the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal.

Synonyms

  • goalie
  • netkeeper
  • netminder
  • ice-hockey player
  • soccer player
  • goaltender

Antonyms

  • dominant
  • lower-class
  • high status
  • southernness

Etymology

  • goal (English)
  • gol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • keeper (English)
  • -er (English)

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Rhymes with Goalkeeper

  • beekeeper
  • bookkeeper
  • crowkeeper
  • doorkeeper
  • gamekeeper
  • gatekeeper
  • groundskeeper
  • housekeeper
  • innkeeper
  • minesweeper
  • peacekeeper
  • scorekeeper
  • shopkeeper
  • storekeeper

Sentences with goalkeeper


1. Noun, singular or mass
A small amount of shoe glue can repair tears in latex foam goalkeeper gloves.

2. Foreign word
Third tier Philadelphia goalkeeper Thome Holder, meanwhile, earned a total of $42,000.

3. Adjective, comparative
It would take much less time to train Wedge to be a goalkeeper than Nimrook for this reason.

2. goalkeeper

noun. ['ˈgoʊlˌkiːpɝ'] the defensive position on an ice hockey or soccer or lacrosse team who stands in front of the goal and tries to prevent opposing players from scoring.

Synonyms

  • netkeeper
  • goaltender
  • position

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • subordinate
  • upper-class
  • middle-class

Etymology

  • goal (English)
  • gol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • keeper (English)
  • -er (English)
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