What does soccer mean?

Definitions for soccer
ˈsɒk ərsoc·cer

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. soccer, association footballnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. soccernoun

    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. soccernoun

    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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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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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. Former England captain Beckham:

    Besides being a great friend, he is the person that is most passionate about soccer and Real Madrid that I have met and the best player I've ever played with.

  2. Sergio Aguero:

    I don’t understand, it appears there’s a different soccer in South America, the referee said ‘This is (Latin) America, kids’, yet we’re from here.

  3. Don Garber:

    Our league is capitalizing on the momentum that exists behind the sport of soccer in North America, we are riding this crest that I think we have helped create in many ways.

  4. Sergei Ignashevich:

    World Cup was my last World Cup, my last tournament and the last match of my soccer career. If World Cup wasn't for The World Cup, I think I would have ended( my career) earlier, the World Cup was a strong motivation of me.

  5. Paul Hunter:

    Even though case numbers are rising quite rapidly at present, possibly as a consequence of celebrations around the Euros [ soccer tournament ], I still think it would be safer to lift restrictions now than in the autumn. The disease burden associated with a larger peak during the summer would likely be less than one during the winter, of course we have seen new issues appear during the course of this epidemic and so no one can be certain of the challenges over coming months, but we will eventually come into an equilibrium with this virus as we have with all the other endemic respiratory infections.

Images & Illustrations of soccer

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