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English definition of “nutmeg”


verb [T]     /ˈnʌt.meɡ/ (-gg-) mainly UK informal
in football , to kick the ball through an opponent's legs : Roberts added the second goal five minutes into the second half when he nutmegged Evans.Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of nutmeg verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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