eight-on-eight love


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Variant of flavo-.


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  • This game is eight-on-eight; that's why fans wander the stands wearing "Ninth Man" jerseys.

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  • There's been some discussion of a task force of maybe four-on-four, or eight-on-eight, or twenty-on-twenty, or whatever the formula ends up being, that would try to breath new life into the McCain bill or an effort to pass legislation like that.

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  • The Showdown, an eight-on-eight soccer match-up, was an exhibition featuring some of the most recognizable faces in both basketball and soccer.

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  • The respondents stated that there were 12 players on each team, and they played eight-on-eight, which meant that the girl received "fair and equitable" playing time.

    The Georgia Straight

  • Twenty players will suit up for each game, which features an eight-on-eight format with similarities to other indoor football leagues.


  • Arena football features eight-on-eight play on a 50-yard, indoor field.

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  • Scroll Capital Partners, pitched the Armor as a low-cost, high-energy entertainment option that would appeal to families in the recession, featuring high-scoring, eight-on-eight professional games and ticket prices around $20.

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  • Players will be evaluated in the following drills: 40-yard dash, 20-yard shuttle, four-cone drill, standing broad jump, agility drills, position-specific drills and eight-on-eight.

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  • Harking back to his quarterbacking experience for the eight-on-eight squad at Sedgwick High School in Kansas, Moorman sprang out of his holder position after receiving the snap and sprinted toward the left sideline.


  • Tomorrow, for the second year in a row, Phoenix Suns point guard Steve Nash and former Red Bulls midfielder Claudio Reyna will be corralling famous friends from each of their respective sports for an eight-on-eight charity soccer match on a small turf field in Manhattan’s Chinatown.

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