Fullback - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfʊlˌbæk|  American pronunciation of the word fullback
Brit.  |ˈfʊlbæk|  British pronunciation of the word fullback

noun

- (football) the running back who plays the fullback position on the offensive team
- (American football) an offensive position in the backfield

verb

- play the fullback

Examples

The fullback outstripped the defenders and scored a touchdown.

he threw a flare to the fullback who was tackled for a loss

the fullback's smash into the defensive line

Word forms

noun
singular: fullback
plural: fullbacks
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