double–team

play
verb dou·ble–team \-ˌtēm\

Definition of double–team

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to block or guard (an opponent) with two players at one time

double–team

noun

1860

First Known Use of double–team

1860


DOUBLE–TEAM Defined for English Language Learners

double–team

play
verb dou·ble–team \-ˌtēm\

Definition of double–team for English Language Learners

  • sports : to block or guard (an opponent) with two players at one time

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capable of being understood in two ways

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