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Spanish translation of “goal”


noun /ɡəul/
in football , rugby , hockey etc the act of kicking , hitting etc a ball between the goalposts ; the point gained by doing this
He scored six goals .
an aim or purpose
objetivo , finalidad , meta
My goal in life is to write a book .
goalie noun ( informal ) a goalkeeper .
goalkeeper noun (also keeper ) a player , eg in hockey or football , whose job is to prevent members of the other team from scoring goals .
goalpost noun one of the two upright posts which form the goal in football , rugby , hockey etc
His shot hit the goalpost.
to score a goal (not gaol).to put a criminal in gaol (not goal).
(Definition of goal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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