scatback

[ skat-bak ]
/ ˈskætˌbæk /

noun Football.

a fast and agile running back, often small in stature, skilled at eluding tacklers.

Nearby words

  1. scarves,
  2. scary,
  3. scat,
  4. scat singing,
  5. scat-,
  6. scatemia,
  7. scathe,
  8. scathing,
  9. scathingly,
  10. scato-

Origin of scatback

An Americanism dating back to 1945–50; scat1 + back1

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