Soccer. a yellow card shown by the referee to a player being cautioned for a violation.
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“I do believe that the buck stops here, that I cannot rely upon public opinion polls to tell me what is right. I do believe that right makes might and that if I am wrong, 10 angels swearing I was right would make no difference.”
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British Dictionary definitions for yellow card
/ sport /
a card of a yellow colour displayed by a referee to indicate that a player has been officially cautioned for some offence
(tr) to caution (a player) officially for some offence
serving as a warning; intended to warna yellow card system is in place
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