yellow-card


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yellow card

n.
A yellow-colored card shown by a referee to a player, especially in soccer, to indicate that the player has committed a flagrant foul. Being shown two yellow cards results in ejection from the game.

yel′low-card′ v.
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yellow-card


Past participle: yellow-carded
Gerund: yellow-carding

Imperative
yellow-card
yellow-card
Present
I yellow-card
you yellow-card
he/she/it yellow-cards
we yellow-card
you yellow-card
they yellow-card
Preterite
I yellow-carded
you yellow-carded
he/she/it yellow-carded
we yellow-carded
you yellow-carded
they yellow-carded
Present Continuous
I am yellow-carding
you are yellow-carding
he/she/it is yellow-carding
we are yellow-carding
you are yellow-carding
they are yellow-carding
Present Perfect
I have yellow-carded
you have yellow-carded
he/she/it has yellow-carded
we have yellow-carded
you have yellow-carded
they have yellow-carded
Past Continuous
I was yellow-carding
you were yellow-carding
he/she/it was yellow-carding
we were yellow-carding
you were yellow-carding
they were yellow-carding
Past Perfect
I had yellow-carded
you had yellow-carded
he/she/it had yellow-carded
we had yellow-carded
you had yellow-carded
they had yellow-carded
Future
I will yellow-card
you will yellow-card
he/she/it will yellow-card
we will yellow-card
you will yellow-card
they will yellow-card
Future Perfect
I will have yellow-carded
you will have yellow-carded
he/she/it will have yellow-carded
we will have yellow-carded
you will have yellow-carded
they will have yellow-carded
Future Continuous
I will be yellow-carding
you will be yellow-carding
he/she/it will be yellow-carding
we will be yellow-carding
you will be yellow-carding
they will be yellow-carding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been yellow-carding
you have been yellow-carding
he/she/it has been yellow-carding
we have been yellow-carding
you have been yellow-carding
they have been yellow-carding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been yellow-carding
you will have been yellow-carding
he/she/it will have been yellow-carding
we will have been yellow-carding
you will have been yellow-carding
they will have been yellow-carding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been yellow-carding
you had been yellow-carding
he/she/it had been yellow-carding
we had been yellow-carding
you had been yellow-carding
they had been yellow-carding
Conditional
I would yellow-card
you would yellow-card
he/she/it would yellow-card
we would yellow-card
you would yellow-card
they would yellow-card
Past Conditional
I would have yellow-carded
you would have yellow-carded
he/she/it would have yellow-carded
we would have yellow-carded
you would have yellow-carded
they would have yellow-carded
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Translations

yellow-card

[ˈjeləʊˌkɑːd] VT (Sport) → amonestar, mostrar la tarjeta amarilla a
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Should they reach the group stage all yellow card and pending yellow-card suspensions will be wiped out.
Bosnia-Herzegovina also had a host of top players such as Edin Dzeko - who cancelled out Robbie Brady's opening goal on Friday - Asmir Begovic and Miralem Pjanic walking a yellow-card tightrope.
LIONS star Stephen Ferris has called for a yellow-card purge on Richie McCaw and New Zealand.
It is a price that would be appropriate to a team whose yellow-card expectation was 1.7, or a team whose bookings index expectation (ten for each yellow card, 25 for each red) was just over 19.
It's hard to believe that the Albion midfielder is one yellow-card away from hitting double figures for this season and earning himself a two-game ban.
THE performance of Barclays Premiership referee Graham Poll will be analysed by FIFA before they decide what action to take after his yellow-card blunder in last night's match between Australia and Croatia.
Marco Ilaimaharitra of fairytale Africa Cup of Nations last-16 qualifiers Madagascar will miss the match against the Democratic Republic of Congo in Egypt on Sunday because of a suspension.The midfielder, who played the full 90 minutes in wins over Burundi and Nigeria and a draw with Guinea, was yellow-carded in two of those matches, resulting in a one-game ban.
'I think if you look at the penalty counts (and) yellow cards last year, we were one of the top yellow-carded teams in the world so I'm not sure how this 'soft on us' comes to fruition,' he said.
Black and Ambers prop Alex Jeffries was then yellow-carded for a high tackle, but the lead went to 14-0 when wing Wes Cunliffe shrugged off weak tackling to go in wide out.
Dunne was one of six men, three from either side, to be yellow-carded by Hungarian official Istvan Vad, although there was astonishment within the Irish camp that Macedonia defender Boban Grncharov did not see red for an horrendous 49th-minute challenge on Shane Long.
But, at times during the tie with Swansea, Bedwas often looked the better side and led 7-5 during the first half before flanker Rob Carter got yellow-carded and they then leaked two tries "I think we played with a lot of endeavour and we came with the attitude to give it all we had and make it a game," said Laws.