Monday-morning quarterback

noun

Definition of Monday-morning quarterback

: one who second-guesses

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Monday-morning quarterbacking noun

First Known Use of Monday-morning quarterback

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Monday-morning quarterback

from a fan's usually critical rehashing of the weekend football game strategy

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The first known use of Monday-morning quarterback was in 1931

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“Monday-morning quarterback.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Monday-morning%20quarterback. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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Monday-morning quarterback

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Monday-morning quarterback

US, disapproving : a person who unfairly criticizes or questions the decisions and actions of other people after something has happened

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