football field love


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  • n. A playing field on which the game of football is played. Also used as an informal measurement of size; see illustration.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the playing field on which football is played


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  • The grass grew twice as high as in the fields beyond and the wild grapevines marked a tangled area about the size of the football field where our Troop prac­ticed its close order drill.

    Prayers To Broken Stones

  • The Reverend Hodges had us on the high school football field each Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from four to six and every Saturday morning from seven until ten, practicing close-order drill and applying field dressings to one another until our Troop resembled nothing so much as a band of mummies with swatches of khaki showing through our bandages.

    Prayers To Broken Stones

  • On Sunday, the demonstrators—including some children— halted amid gunfire and hunkered down in a daylong standoff about a football field away from the Israeli line near the northern Golan village of Majdal Shams.

    Violence Flares Up at Israeli Border

  • I feel primal, like a lionand the football field is my playground.



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