dropkicker
dropkicker dropkicker n. a football kicker who drops the ball and kicks it just as it reaches the ground. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • dropkicker — noun see drop kick …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dropkicker — noun a football kicker who drops the ball and kicks it just as it reaches the ground • Derivationally related forms: ↑drop kick • Hypernyms: ↑kicker * * * noun see drop kick …   Useful english dictionary

  • drop-kick — verb 1. make the point after a touchdown with a dropkick • Syn: ↑dropkick • Derivationally related forms: ↑dropkick (for: ↑dropkick) • Topics: ↑football, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dropkick — I noun (football) kicking (as for a field goal) in which the football is dropped and kicked as it touches the ground • Topics: ↑football, ↑football game • Hypernyms: ↑kick, ↑boot, ↑kicking …   Useful english dictionary

  • drop-kick — verb Date: 1882 intransitive verb to make a dropkick transitive verb to kick by means of a dropkick < drop kick a ball > < drop kick a field goal > • dropkicker noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • kicker — noun a player who kicks the football • Derivationally related forms: ↑kick • Hypernyms: ↑football player, ↑footballer • Hyponyms: ↑dropkicker, ↑place kicker, ↑placekicker, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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