strong safety


noun Football.

the defensive back assigned to cover the area across from the strong side of the opponent's offensive line and primarily responsible for defending against pass plays.

Nearby words

  1. strong interaction,
  2. strong interactions,
  3. strong meat,
  4. strong nuclear force,
  5. strong point,
  6. strong side,
  7. strong silent type,
  8. strong suit,
  9. strong waters,
  10. strong-arm

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019