goal
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goal(
gol
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (score)
a. el gol
(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. (aim)
a. la meta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el objetivo
(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).
3. (net)
a. la portería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la meta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
c. el arco
(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 Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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goal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (aim)
a. la objetivo m, meta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to achieve a goalalcanzar un objetivo
2. (in soccer; point)
a. el gol
(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).
3. (goalmouth)
a. la portería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. el arco
(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 Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
goal differencegol average
goal kicksaque de puerta
goal linelínea f de fondo
goal scorergoleador(ora) m,f
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goal [ɡəʊl]
noun
1 (Dep) (score) gol (m); (net etc) portería (f); meta (f); arco (m); (LAm)
to keep goal to play in goal ser portero or arquero; (LAm)
goal! ¡gol!; to score a goal marcar un gol; they won by two goals to one ganaron por dos goles or tantos a uno
2 (aim) (in life) meta (f); objetivo (m); (in journey) fin (m)
to reach one's goal llegar a la meta; realizar una ambición
modifier
goal area (n) área (f) de portería; área (f) de meta
goal average (n) promedio (m) de goles; golaverage (m)
goal kick (n) saque (m) de puerta
goal line (n) línea (f) de portería
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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