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1. goalpost

noun. ['ˈgoʊlˌpoʊst'] one of a pair of posts (usually joined by a crossbar) that are set up as a goal at each end of a playing field.

Synonyms

  • upright
  • vertical
  • post
  • crossbar

Antonyms

  • horizontal
  • inclined
  • unrighteous
  • gradual

Etymology

  • goal (English)
  • gol (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • post (English)
  • post (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Goalpost

  • amerihost
  • anteriormost
  • bundespost
  • cohost
  • foremost
  • glasnost
  • glasnost
  • guidepost
  • innermost
  • lamppost
  • lamppost
  • northernmost
  • outermost
  • outpost
  • pancoast
  • seacoast
  • signpost
  • southernmost
  • sternpost
  • suncoast

Example sentences of the word goalpost


1. Noun, singular or mass
Allow about one gallon per goalpost for a single coat.

2. Adjective
Keeping your elbows in place, raise the your forearms until they're extended up like a goalpost position.

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