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Definition of "footballer" []

  • Any of various games played with a round or oval ball and usually based on two teams competing to kick, head, carry, or otherwise propel the ball into each other's goal, territory, etc (noun)
  • (as modifier) (noun)
  • The ball used in any of these games or their variants (noun)
  • A problem, issue, etc, that is continually passed from one group or person to another and treated as a pretext for argument instead of being resolved (noun)
  • A person who plays football. (noun)

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Use "footballer" in a sentence
  • "And I don't mean staring at their own gorgeous reflection in the mirror. brought to my joyously watering eyes by TheNextWeb, revealed that 20 percent of Brits questioned thought Steve Jobs was what they call a footballer and what Americans sweetly describe as a soccer player."
  • "On the next page young footballer is in the tub with the lines, "Dunk me in the tub, please, for green kid tea!""
  • "Remic's latest book BIOHELL has just been published the U.S. by Solaris Books, and is about what happens when vanity nano-technology goes horribly wrong, and turns a full planet of vain footballer's wives into quite horrific zombies."