HyperDic: soccer

English > 1 sense of the word soccer:
NOUNactsoccer, association footballa football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal
soccer > pronunciation
Soundssaa'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > soccer: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningA football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal.
Synonymassociation football
Category ofcup finalThe final / final match of any cup competition (such as the annual final of the English soccer competition at Wembley)
dribble, dribblingThe propulsion of a ball by repeated taps or kicks
free kick(soccer) a place kick that is allowed for a foul or infringement by the other team
goal-kick(association football) a kick by the defending side after the attacking side sends the ball over the goal-line
goalmouth(sports) the area immediately in front of the goal
header(soccer) the act of hitting the ball with your head
netA goal lined with netting (as in soccer or hockey / hockey)
own goal(soccer) a goal that results when a player inadvertently knocks the ball into the goal he is defending
place kick, place-kicking(sports) a kick in which the ball is placed on the ground before kicking
winger(sports) player in wing position
PartsheadshotAn attempt to put the soccer ball into the net by using the head
Broaderfootball, football gameAny of various games / 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
Spanishbalompié, balón-pie, futbol, fútbol, pambol
Catalanfutbol

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