football
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football(
foot
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bal
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sport)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el fútbol americano
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My son is the quarterback of his university football team.Mi hijo es el quarterback del equipo de fútbol americano de su universidad.
2. (sport) (United Kingdom)
a. el fútbol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
More people follow football than any other sport in the world.Más gente sigue el fútbol que cualquier otro deporte del mundo.
b. el futbol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Do you want to play football or basketball?¿Quieres jugar futbol o básquetbol?
3. (ball)
a. el balón de fútbol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He kicked the football hard.Pateó con fuerza el balón de fútbol.
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football
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (soccer) (United Kingdom)
a. el fútbol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (ball)
a. el balón (de fútbol)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
football clubclub (de fútbol)
football fanhincha mf, forofo(a) m,f
football groundestadio de fútbol
football hooliganhincha violento
football pitchcampo de fútbol
football playerfutbolista mf
football poolsquiniela f
football stadiumestadio de fútbol
football supporterhincha mf, forofo(a) m,f
football teamequipo (de fútbol americano)
3. (american football)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el fútbol americano
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
4. (ball)
a. el balón (de fútbol americano)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
football fanhincha mf, forofo(a) m,f
football playerfutbolista mf, jugador(ora) de fútbol americano
football stadiumestadio de fútbol americano
football supporterhincha mf, forofo(a) m,f
football teamequipo (de fútbol americano)
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football [ˈfʊtbɔːl]
noun
(Dep) fútbol (m); (ball) balón (m) de fútbol
to play football jugar al fútbol
modifier
football coupon (n) (Britain) boleto (m) de quinielas
football ground (n) campo (m) or cancha (f) de fútbol; (LAm)
football hooligan (n) (Britain) hooligan (m)
football hooliganism (n) (Britain) hooliganismo (m); violencia (f) en las gradas
football league (n) liga (f) de fútbol
football match (n) partido (m) de fútbol
football player (n) jugadorajugadora (m) (f) de fútbol;a jugadora futbolista (m)
football pools (n) quinielas (f)
football season (n) temporada (f) de fútbol
football supporter (n) hincha (m)
football team (n) equipo (m) de fútbol
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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