What does soccer mean?

Definitions for soccer
ˈsɒk ərsoc·cer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soccer, association football(noun)

    a football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal

Wiktionary

  1. soccer(Noun)

    To kick the football directly off the ground, without using one's hands.

    Etymology: Colloquial abbreviation for Association football, via abbreviation assoc.; earlier socca (1889), then socker (1891), with soccer attested 1895.

  2. soccer(Noun)

    a game in which two teams of eleven players contend to get a round ball into their opponent's goal primarily by kicking the ball with their feet

    Etymology: Colloquial abbreviation for Association football, via abbreviation assoc.; earlier socca (1889), then socker (1891), with soccer attested 1895.

Freebase

  1. Soccer

    Soccer is a video game produced by Intelligent Systems and Nintendo as part of its Sports Series for the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was released in Japan in 1985, and was released in the United States and in Europe in 1987. It was also released for the Family Computer Disk System in 1986. It is also available on the Wii's Virtual Console since 2006, to be bought from the Wii Shop Channel.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Soccer

    A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.

Editors Contribution

  1. soccer

    A type of sport.

    Soccer is a much loved sport the world over.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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  1. soccer

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'soccer' in Nouns Frequency: #2518

How to pronounce soccer?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say soccer in sign language?

  1. soccer

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of soccer in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of soccer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of soccer in a Sentence

  1. Fred VanVleet:

    I think there are some similarities there, somebody was saying its more soccer, like how those fan bases are so passionate. I just think weve got a really good fan base. I dont know what to compare it to. Its definitely unique in the NBA.

  2. Glenn McEwan:

    It is amazing what the human being can do. There are extraordinary people doing extraordinary things, ... We are humbled to have been a part of it. Returning the Wild Boar soccer team safely into the arms of their loved ones is the good news of the year.

  3. Carlos Cordeiro:

    In recent months, you have raised your voices for equality. Today, on behalf of all of us at U.S. Soccer, I want to say, we hear you. We believe you. And we're committed to doing right by you.

  4. Sonia Moura:

    This is absurd. How he is allowed to teach (soccer) when he doesn’t even have a physical education qualification which everyone teaching sports must have in Brazil? this is another case of the law being bent to suit and excuse the privileged in our society.

  5. Sanjay Patel:

    I‘ll die happy the day I see kids on the train here in Atlanta with soccer gear on going to play other kids.

Images & Illustrations of soccer

  1. soccersoccersoccersoccersoccer

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