flag football
noun Date: 1954 a variation of football in which a player must remove a flag attached to the ballcarrier's clothing to stop the play

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  • Flag Football — ist eine Ballsportart, die aus dem American Football entstanden ist und damit eine Gridiron Football Variante darstellt. Wesentlicher Unterschied zum American Football ist, dass statt durch ein körperliches Tackling die Verteidigung den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Flag football — An Intramural recreational league game of co ed flag football at the University of Texas at Austin First played United States Characteristics Team members 2 teams of 4–11 …   Wikipedia

  • Flag Football — Le flag football ou flag est un sport dérivé du football américain où les plaquages sont remplacés par l arrachage de bandes de tissus (dit: flag) accrochées à la ceinture des joueurs. Il existe plusieurs versions au jeu : 9 contre 9, 7… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Flag football — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Flag football es la denominación de una modalidad de fútbol americano que se juega sin protecciones y sin placajes. En vez de placar, el jugador ha de arrancar un pequeño banderín o bandera a modo de cinturón que… …   Wikipedia Español

  • flag football — flag .football n [U] AmE a game like American football in which players tear off small pieces of cloth called flags from around other players waists instead of knocking them down →↑touch football …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flag football — flag ,football noun uncount AMERICAN a gentle type of football in which players wear pieces of cloth that they pull off each other instead of TACKLING …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Flag football — Le flag football ou flag est un sport dérivé du football canadien et du football américain où les plaquages sont remplacés par l arrachage de bandes de tissus (dit: flag) accrochées à la ceinture des joueurs. Il existe plusieurs versions au… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • flag football — noun : a variation of football in which a player must remove a flag attached to a ballcarrier s clothing to stop the play * * * noun [noncount] : a form of American football in which the player with the ball is not tackled but instead must stop… …   Useful english dictionary

  • flag football — a form of touch football in which the ball carrier s progress is stopped when an opponent pulls a flag from the ball carrier s pocket or belt. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

  • flag football — noun A version of American football where the players must remove a flag, worn around the waist, from the ball carrier instead of tackling …   Wiktionary

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