goalie
noun Date: 1921 goalkeeper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Goalie — may refer to:*Goalkeeper in soccer, lacrosse, and several other sports *Goaltender in ice hockey …   Wikipedia

  • goalie — 1921, from GOAL (Cf. goal) + IE (Cf. ie). Probably a shortening of goal tender (1909), which tends to be the term used in ice hockey, as opposed to goal keeper (1650s) …   Etymology dictionary

  • goalie — ► NOUN informal ▪ a goalkeeper …   English terms dictionary

  • Goalie — Ein Fußballtorwart beim Versuch einen Ball zu halten Der Torwart (Torhüter, Torwächter, Torsteher, Tormann oder Torfrau und Torspieler, auch Schlussmann; Schweiz: Goalie) ist ein Mitspieler einer Mannschaftssportart. Er ist der defensivste… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Goalie — Torhüter; Keeper; Torwart; Tormann * * * Goa|lie 〈[goʊli] m. 6; Sp.〉 Torhüter; oV Goali [engl.] * * * Goa|lie, Goali [ go:li ], der; s, s [engl. goalie] (Sport schweiz …   Universal-Lexikon

  • goalie — UK [ˈɡəʊlɪ] / US [ˈɡoʊlɪ] noun [countable] Word forms goalie : singular goalie plural goalies informal a goalkeeper …   English dictionary

  • goalie — noun Goalie is used after these nouns: ↑hockey …   Collocations dictionary

  • Goalie — Goa|lie [ go:li] der; s, s <aus gleichbed. engl. goalie> (schweiz.) Torhüter …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • goalie — [[t]go͟ʊli[/t]] goalies N COUNT A goalie is a goalkeeper. [INFORMAL] Syn: goalkeeper …   English dictionary

  • goalie — /goh lee/, n. a goalkeeper. [1920 25; GOAL + IE] * * * …   Universalium

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