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Meaning of FOOTBALL

Pronunciation:  'fût`bol

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  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
  2. [n]  the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football

FOOTBALL is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: football game
 See Also: American football, American football game, association football, ball, bladder, block, blocking, completion, contact sport, fair catch, field game, half, interception, interference, pass completion, professional football, reception, return, rugby, rugby football, rugger, soccer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Foot"ball`\, n.
An inflated ball to be kicked in sport, usually made in India
rubber, or a bladder incased in Leather. --Waller.

2. The game of kicking the football by opposing parties of
   players between goals. --Arbuthnot.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are watching or playing football means that you will have great satisfaction in your work and your goals will be achieved as you progress through your life. Dreaming that you are on a football field, represents competition and showing off. There is a lack of cooperation in some area of your life.