professional foul

noun

football a deliberate foul committed as a last-ditch tactic to prevent an opponent from scoring

Nearby words

  1. professedly,
  2. profession,
  3. professional,
  4. professional association,
  5. professional corporation,
  6. professional standards review organization,
  7. professionalism,
  8. professionalize,
  9. professor,
  10. professorate

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