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Synonyms for football
ˈfʊtˌbɔlfoot·ball

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. football, football gamenoun

    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

    Synonyms:
    football game

  2. footballnoun

    the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football

    Synonyms:
    football game

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  1. List of paraphrases for "football":

    soccer, ball, calcium, cup, balloon, foot, futbol

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#1822cup
#1887ball
#2008foot
#2778soccer
#6479calcium
#8246balloon
#55224futbol

How to use football in a sentence?

  1. Yu Hongchen:

    We are duty-bound as people in the soccer industry, as members of the Chinese Football Association, to vigorously develop Chinese football, this is our responsibility and it is also the demand of the times.

  2. Gary Pinkel:

    My support of my players had nothing to do with anyone losing their job. With something like this, football became secondary, i just know my players were suffering and they felt awful, and again, I'm like their Dad, and I'm going to help them in any way I can.

  3. Owner Shad Khan:

    Within the past hour I informed Tom Coughlin that Tom Coughlin was being relieved of Tom Coughlin duties as Executive Vice President of Football Operations, i determined earlier this fall that making this move at the conclusion of the 2019 season would be in everyone's best interests but, in recent days, I reconsidered and decided to make this change immediately.

  4. Jeff Miller:

    I think certainly, based on Dr. McKee's research, there's a link, because she's found CTE in a number of retired football players, i think the broader point ... is what that necessarily means and where do we go from here with that information.

  5. A. W. Tozer:

    One hundred religious persons knit into a unity by careful organizations do not constitute a church any more than eleven dead men make a football team. The first requisite is life, always.

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Translations for football

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  • sokkerAfrikaans
  • bɔɔlɔAkan
  • እግር ኳስAmharic
  • كرة القدم, كرة القدم الأمريكيةArabic
  • futbolAzerbaijani
  • футболBelarusian
  • американски футбол, футболBulgarian
  • futbol, futbol americà, pilota, pilota de futbolCatalan, Valencian
  • fotbal, americký fotbal, kopaná, míč, fotbalový míč, australský fotbalCzech
  • pêl-droedWelsh
  • rugby, fodbold, australsk fodbold, fodboldspil, amerikansk fodboldDanish
  • Fußball, American Football, FussballGerman
  • αμερικανικό ποδόσφαιρο, μπάλα ποδοφαίρου, ποδόσφαιροGreek
  • piedpilkado, kanada piedpilko, futbalo, futbalpilko, usona piedpilko, usona futbalo, kanada futbaloEsperanto
  • fútbol, balompié, fútbol americano, futbol estadounidense, pambolSpanish
  • ameerika jalgpall, jalgpallEstonian
  • فوتبالPersian
  • amerikkalainen jalkapallo, jalkapallo, australialainen jalkapallo, jenkkifutisFinnish
  • amerikanskur fótbóltur, fótbóltur, avstralskur fótbóltur, kanadiskur fótbólturFaroese
  • football, ballon, ballon de foot, football canadien, rugby à XIII, foot, football américain, football australien, soccerFrench
  • fuotbal, Rugby, Kanadeesk rugby, fuotbalje, balWestern Frisian
  • sacar, peilIrish
  • ball-coiseScottish Gaelic
  • fútbolGalician
  • פוטבול אמריקאי, כַּדּוּרֶגֶלHebrew
  • फुटबॉल, फ़ुटबॉल, फ़ुटबालHindi
  • futball, amerikai foci, labdarúgás, focilabda, fociHungarian
  • ամերիկյան ֆուտբոլ, ֆուտբոլ, կանադական ֆուտբոլ, ավստրալական ֆուտբոլ, ֆուտբոլի գնդակArmenian
  • footballInterlingua
  • sepak bolaIndonesian
  • fótboltiIcelandic
  • football americano, pallone da calcio, calcio, palla, palla da calcio, palloneItalian
  • כדורגלHebrew
  • アメリカンフットボール, 蹴球, サッカー, フットボールJapanese
  • ფეხბურთიGeorgian
  • ಸಾಕರ್Kannada
  • 蹴球, 축구공, 미식축구, 축구Korean
  • pesball, ipsumLatin
  • FoussballLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • ເຕະບານLao
  • futbolasLithuanian
  • futbols, amerikāņu futbolsLatvian
  • фудбал, рагби, фудбалска топка, канадски фудбал, американски фудбал, австралиски фудбалMacedonian
  • хөлбөмбөгMongolian
  • bola sepak, bola sepak AmerikaMalay
  • ballun, futbol Kanadiż, futbol Amerikan, futbolMaltese
  • voetballen, voetbal, rugby, American footballDutch
  • amerikansk fotball, fotballNorwegian
  • jooł yitalí, jooł, jooł nabíznítaałíNavajo, Navaho
  • piłka nożna, futbol, futbol amerykański, futbol kanadyjskiPolish
  • [[bola]] [[de]] [[futebol]], futebol americano, futebolPortuguese
  • fotbalRomanian
  • австралийский футбол, канадский футбол, американский футбол, футбол, футбольный мячRussian
  • амерички фудбал, ногометна лопта, ногомет, američki nogomet, фудбал, fudbal, nogomet, nogometna loptaSerbo-Croatian
  • americký futbal, futbalová lopta, kanadský futbal, futbalSlovak
  • nogometna žoga, ameriški nogomet, nogometSlovene
  • kubada cagtaSomali
  • amerikansk fotboll, fotbollSwedish
  • อเมริกันฟุตบอล, ฟุตบอลThai
  • ኩእሶ እግሪTigrinya
  • ayak topu, futbol, futbol topu, Amerikan futboluTurkish
  • американський футбол, копаний м’яч, канадський футбол, сокер, канадійський футбол, футболUkrainian
  • فٹ بالUrdu
  • bóng đáVietnamese
  • פֿוסבאָלYiddish
  • bọ́ọ̀lù-ẹlẹ́sẹ̀Yoruba

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