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Definition of “soccer” - Learner’s Dictionary

soccer

noun [U]     /ˈsɒkər/ ( also UK football)
a game in which two teams of eleven people kick a ball and try to score goals Football/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
Translations of “soccer”
in Arabic كُرة القَدَم…
in Korean 축구…
in Malaysian bola sepak…
in French football…
in Turkish futbol…
in Italian calcio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 英式足球,足球…
in Russian футбол…
in Polish piłka nożna…
in Vietnamese môn bóng đá…
in Spanish fútbol…
in Portuguese futebol…
in Thai กีฬาฟุตบอล…
in German das Fußballspiel…
in Catalan futbol…
in Japanese サッカー…
in Indonesian sepakbola…
in Chinese (Simplified) 英式足球,足球…
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