quidditch


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quidditch

(ˈkwɪdɪtʃ)
n
(Team Sports, other than specified) an imaginary game in which players fly on broomsticks
[C20: coined by J. K. Rowling in the novel Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]
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Translations
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References in periodicals archive ?
Eight quidditch teams took part in the Bratislava sports event.
The UK's best (real-life) Quidditch teams will go head-to-head in a national tournament to be held in Newcastle.
BROOMSTICKS at the ready - a Harry Potter themed banquet is taking over a Manchester bar, complete with Quidditch beer pong.
Muggle Quidditch is a thing, but it doesn't compare to the appeal of the real Quidditch which is characterised by its flying broom, which is missing from the Muggle version.
Scotland's quidditch team yesterday contested their first home fixture - in the city where JK Rowling introduced the sport to her Harry Potter books.
STAR winger Theo Walcott has revealed he missed out on a cameo role in a Harry Potter film - as a flying Quidditch player.
ENGLAND star Theo Walcott was once lined up to play Quidditch in a Harry Potter movie - but was too busy with football.
SEEKERS get ready to catch the snitch - Quidditch is coming to Cardiff Arms Park.
Cardiff will host the 2018 Quidditch Premier League (QPL) Championship, which pits the strongest teams in the UK against each other.
Northumbria Ridgebacks Quidditch is in its first season competing on the regional and national stage.