Meaning of “goalpost” in the English Dictionary

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goalpostnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡoʊlˌpoʊst/

in some sports, either of two vertical posts, often connected by a horizontal bar, between which a ball or other object must go in order to score points

(Definition of “goalpost” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)