yellow card Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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yellow cardnoun [C usually singular]

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in ​football, and some other ​sports, a ​small, ​yellowcard that is ​shown to a ​player by the referee (= the ​official who is ​responsible for making ​certain the ​rules are ​followed) as a ​warning that the ​player has not ​obeyed a ​rule
(Definition of yellow card from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “yellow card”
in Chinese (Simplified) (足球比赛中的)黄牌…
in Turkish (futbolda) sarı kart…
in Russian желтая карточка (при игре в футбол)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (足球比賽中的)黃牌…
in Polish żółta kartka…
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