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wing·er

 (wĭng′gər)
n. Sports
A player who plays wing, as in hockey or soccer.
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winger

(ˈwɪŋə)
n
(General Sporting Terms) sport a player stationed on the wing
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wing•er

(ˈwɪŋ ər)

n.
(in Rugby, soccer, etc.) a person who plays a wing position.
[1785–95]
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winger

Offensive player who attacks down the side areas of the field.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.winger - (sports) player in wing position
field hockey, hockey - a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
football, football game - any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
rugby, rugby football, rugger - a form of football played with an oval ball
association football, soccer - a football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal
athlete, jock - a person trained to compete in sports
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Translations
جَناح: لاعِب كُرَة في جانِب واحِد
angrebsspiller
útherji, kantmaîur
krídlový útočník
futbolda sağ veya sol açıkkanat oyuncusu

winger

[ˈwɪŋəʳ] N (Sport) → extremo/a m/f, alero/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

winger

[ˈwɪŋər] n (SPORT)ailier mwing-forward [wɪŋˈfɒrərd] n (RUGBY)troisième ligne aile mfwing mirror n (British)rétroviseur m latéralwing nut npapillon m, écrou m à ailettes
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

winger

n (Sport) → Flügelspieler(in) m(f), → Außenstürmer(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

winger

[ˈwɪŋəʳ] n (Sport) → ala
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

wing

(wiŋ) noun
1. one of the arm-like limbs of a bird or bat, which it usually uses in flying, or one of the similar limbs of an insect. The eagle spread his wings and flew away; The bird cannot fly as it has an injured wing; These butterflies have red and brown wings.
2. a similar structure jutting out from the side of an aeroplane. the wings of a jet.
3. a section built out to the side of a (usually large) house. the west wing of the hospital.
4. any of the corner sections of a motor vehicle. The rear left wing of the car was damaged.
5. a section of a political party or of politics in general. the Left/Right wing.
6. one side of a football etc field. He made a great run down the left wing.
7. in rugby and hockey, a player who plays mainly down one side of the field.
8. in the air force, a group of three squadrons of aircraft.
winged adjective
having wings. a winged creature.
-winged
a four-winged insect.
ˈwinger noun
in football etc, a player who plays mainly down one side of the field.
ˈwingless adjective
wings noun plural
the sides of a theatre stage. She waited in the wings.
wing commander
in the air force, the rank above squadron leader.
ˈwingspan noun
the distance from the tip of one wing to the tip of the other when outstretched (of birds, aeroplanes etc).
on the wing
flying, especially away. The wild geese are on the wing.
take under one's wing
to take (someone) under one's protection.
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Speaking after his side's 2-1 win overCardiffon Tuesday evening, Emery said: "Generally speaking, we need wingers,' said Emery after his side's 2-1 win against Cardiff.
Before there was Murdoch and Armstrong, most Boro players in wide positions were wingers in the traditional sense.
Wingers will be a low priority for the Wearsiders in this transfer window particularly as, if owner Stewart Donald expects, McManaman and McGeady remain at the Stadium of Light.
United have three left wingers to choose from in Martial, Marcus Rashford and Alexis Sanchez and have turned their attention to the right-hand side.
Gouffran wants a longer deal than just one year, but while Newcastle have not closed the door on the former Bordeaux winger, they do have offers on the table for other wingers and the Frenchman is running the risk of the offer being withdrawn if United fill their winger slots soon.
THIS season's Betfred Super League campaign has seen the emergence of three exciting young wingers in Liam Marshall, Regan Grace and Jake Bibby.
I'm not convinced that he intended his musings to be the litmus test of wingers adorning the beautiful game but it's kind of apt that a winger of Greek extraction so consistently rose to the challenge he set.
ROBERTO MARTINEZ insists the Premier League is "crying out" for wingers of Aiden McGeady's calibre.
I've always loved mercurial wingers and here, in chronological order, are my favourite five at Cardiff City over the past fifty years or so with a game selected which saw them at their very best.
There is a lack of genuine wingers available to Rodgers this season after the sale of Stewart Downing, with youngsters Raheem Sterling and Jordan Ibe the only two natural wide men in the squad., while Victor Moses appears more comfortable playing in a front three or behind a striker.
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TOWN have had some very talented right wingers down the years, and that was certainly the case in the 1960s.