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flag football

flag foot·ball
F f

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [flag foo t-bawl]
    • /flæg ˈfʊtˌbɔl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [flag foo t-bawl]
    • /flæg ˈfʊtˌbɔl/

Definition of flag football words

  • noun flag football a form of touch football in which the ball-carrier's progress is stopped when an opponent pulls a flag from the ball-carrier's pocket or belt. 1

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Origin of flag football

First appearance:

before 1950
One of the 5% newest English words
First recorded in 1950-55

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Parts of speech for Flag football

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

flag football popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

flag football usage trend in Literature

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