Definition of soccer. : a game played on a field between two teams of 11 players each with the object to propel a round ball into the opponent's goal by kicking or by hitting it with any part of the body except the hands and arms. — called also association football.
soccer in American English. (ˈsɑkər ) noun. a game played with a round ball by two teams, usually of eleven players, on a field with a goal at either end: the ball is moved chiefly by kicking or by using any part of the body except the hands and arms.
soccer. / ( ˈsɒkə) /. noun. a game in which two teams of eleven players try to kick or head a ball into their opponent's goal, only the goalkeeper on either side being allowed to touch the ball with his hands and arms except in the case of throw-ins. (as modifier) a soccer player.
soccer meaning: 1. a game played between two teams of eleven people, where each team tries to win by kicking a ball…. Learn more.
soccer definition: 1. a game played between two teams of eleven people, where each team tries to win by kicking a ball…. Learn more.
noun. A game played by two teams of eleven players with a round ball that may not be touched with the hands or arms during play except by the goalkeepers. The object of the game is to score goals by kicking or heading the ball into the opponents' goal. ‘Major team sports include rugby, soccer and cricket for boys and hockey and netball for girls.’. ‘There is rough play, even dirty play, in football, basketball and soccer, but it is rare.’.
Definition of soccer noun in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and more.
Soccer vocabulary words. an action (such as passing a ball or puck) that helps a teammate to score. Antonio had 3 goals and 1 assist in last night's game. a strip or projection fastened to the bottom of a shoe to prevent slipping. A cleat is one of the many pieces attached to the bottom of a shoe to prevent slipping.