flying tackle


noun Football.

a tackle made by hurling one's body through the air at the player carrying the ball.

Nearby words

  1. flying saucer,
  2. flying shear,
  3. flying squad,
  4. flying squirrel,
  5. flying start,
  6. flying tigers,
  7. flying wedge,
  8. flying wing,
  9. flying-spot,
  10. flyleaf

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