own goal

noun

soccer a goal scored by a player accidentally playing the ball into his own team's netAbbreviation: o.g
informal any action that results in disadvantage to the person who took it or to a party, group, etc with which that person is associated

Nearby words

  1. owlet nightjar,
  2. owlish,
  3. owlishly,
  4. own,
  5. own brand,
  6. own medicine,
  7. own person, be one's,
  8. own up,
  9. owned,
  10. owner

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