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1. quarterback

noun. ['ˈkwɔrtɝˌbæk'] (football) the person who plays quarterback.

Synonyms

  • field general
  • signal caller

Antonyms

  • forward
  • veer
  • ahead

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Words that Rhyme with Quarterback

  • auerback
  • biofeedback
  • boback
  • brownback
  • brumback
  • buyback
  • comeback
  • cornerback
  • cutback
  • drawback
  • fallback
  • feeback
  • feedback
  • fishback
  • flashback
  • fosback
  • fullback
  • giveback
  • greenback
  • halfback

How do you spell quarterback? Is it quaterback ?

A common misspelling of quarterback is quaterback

Example sentences of the word quarterback


1. Noun, singular or mass
A team's quarterback may choose to spike the ball to stop the clock.

Quotes containing the word quarterback


1. I don't want to wake up and be bored. That's probably my greatest fear is to have nothing to do. What better job is there than to play quarterback for an NFL team, and certainly one that I've been on for a long time and had success with? I don't plan on giving it up any time soon.
- Tom Brady

2. My goal is to be the best quarterback I can be for the Colts, and hope that it's good enough.
- Andrew Luck

3. If I believe that I became the best quarterback that I could possibly be, the best football player that I could possibly be... That's how I'm going to measure my career as a success or not.
- Tim Tebow

2. quarterback

verb. ['ˈkwɔrtɝˌbæk'] play the quarterback.

Antonyms

  • weaken

3. quarterback

noun. ['ˈkwɔrtɝˌbæk'] (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team.

Synonyms

  • field general
  • signal caller
  • back
  • eleven

Antonyms

  • front
  • fore
  • anterior
  • negate
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