red card


noun

Soccer. a red card shown by the referee to a player being sent off the field for a flagrant violation.

Nearby words

  1. red branch,
  2. red brass,
  3. red brigades,
  4. red bug,
  5. red cabbage,
  6. red carpet,
  7. red cedar,
  8. red cell,
  9. red cent,
  10. red chamber

Compare yellow card.

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British Dictionary definitions for red card

red card

/ sport /

noun

a card of a red colour displayed by a referee to indicate that a player has been sent off

verb red-card

(tr) to send off (a player)
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