wingback

[ wing-bak ]
/ ˈwɪŋˌbæk /

noun Football.

an offensive back who lines up outside an end.
the position played by this back.

Nearby words

  1. wing-case,
  2. wing-ding,
  3. wing-footed,
  4. wing-weary,
  5. wingate,
  6. wingback formation,
  7. wingding,
  8. winge,
  9. winged,
  10. winged bean

Origin of wingback

First recorded in 1935–40; wing + back1

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