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Etymology

Middle English gol, “boundary”.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
goal

Plural
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  1. A result one is attempting to achieve.
  2. In many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object.
  3. The act of placing the object into the goal.
  4. point(s) scored in a game as a result of placing the object into the goal.

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French

Etymology

English goal.

Pronunciation

Noun

goal (plural: goals)

  1. goalkeeper

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