[n] any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal
[n] the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football
football game - (3 syllables)
American football, American football game, association football, ball, bladder, block, blocking, completion, contact sport, fair catch, field game, half, interception, interference, pass completion, professional football, reception, return, rugby, rugby football, rugger, soccer
\Foot"ball`\, n. An inflated ball to be kicked in sport, usually made in India rubber, or a bladder incased in Leather. --Waller.
2. The game of kicking the football by opposing parties of players between goals. --Arbuthnot.