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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
gol
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.
portero
goalkeeper noun (also keeper) a player, eg in hockey or football, whose job is to prevent members of the other team from scoring goals.
portero
goalpost noun one of the two upright posts which form the goal in football, rugby, hockey etc
poste
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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