Rugby Union

noun

Definition of Rugby Union

:a type of rugby played with 15 people on each team

Word by Word Definitions

rugby play
  1. : a football game in which play is continuous without time-outs or substitutions, interference and forward passing are not permitted, and kicking, dribbling, lateral passing, and tackling are featured

union play
  1. : an act or instance of uniting or joining two or more things into one: such as

  2. : the formation of a single political unit from two or more separate and independent units

  3. : a uniting in marriage

  1. : of, relating to, dealing with, or constituting a union


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