rugby football


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rugby football - a form of football played with an oval ballrugby football - a form of football played with an oval ball
throw-in - (rugby) an act or instance of throwing a ball in to put it into play
goal-kick - (rugby) an attempt to kick a goal
scrum, scrummage - (rugby) the method of beginning play in which the forwards of each team crouch side by side with locked arms; play starts when the ball is thrown in between them and the two sides compete for possession
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
knock on - (rugby) knocking the ball forward while trying to catch it (a foul)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
hooker - (rugby) the player in the middle of the front row of the scrum who tries to capture the ball with the foot
winger - (sports) player in wing position
hook - secure with the foot; "hook the ball"
hack - kick on the shins
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We were about as ready for war as Lady Conyers there is to play Rugby football for Oxford."
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For one who had never played Rugby football George handled the situation well.
Rugby Football League spokesman John Huxley last night said the allegations had been referred to the league's disciplinary commissioner,Norman Sarsfield,a solicitor from Leeds.
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