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Synonyms for Rugby
ˈrʌg birug·by

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  1. rugbynoun

    rugger, rugby football

  2. rugbynoun

    A town in Warwickshire, where the sport of rugby is thought to have originated

    The scrum is a distinctive element of rugby.

    rugger, rugby football

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. rugby, rugby football, ruggernoun

    a form of football played with an oval ball

    rugby football, rugger, rugby

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  1. Michael Leitch:

    You walk into a shop and they say hello and thank you -- just the small things here make a difference. rEAD: From tattoos to hi-tech loos, your Rugby World Cup travel guide to JapanMichael Leitch commands a Japanese maul against New Zealand in November 2018. {.

  2. Scott Wight:

    I really enjoyed the whole experience. It was so humbling learning about what the country has been through with the genocide to where it is now, but most importantly the thing I enjoyed most was the attitude and desire of all the kids in showing me the willingness to learn and get individually better at rugby.

  3. Simon Chadwick:

    You've got a tried and tested product there that cuts across all ages, classes and genders who will subscribe to watch football, so it's a no-risk deal, in rugby it's different because the sport doesn't have the cross-cultural or cross-demographic appeal that football does. I still don't think rugby has broken out of its heartlands.

  4. Joanne Lefson:

    Pigs are very smart animals and so when I brought Pigcasso here to the barn, I thought how do I keep her entertained? we threw in some soccer balls, rugby balls and of course there were some paintbrushes lying around because the barn was newly build ... She basically ate or destroyed everything except these paintbrushes ... she loved them so much.

  5. Daniel Leo:

    We provide over 20 % of all professional rugby players in the world. We help prop up everybody's competitions, we don't have our own pathway at the moment. We don't have the audience, but we bring a huge amount of value to the party. There is no feast without the fire.

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