forecheck

verb fore·check \ ˈfȯr-ˌchek \
Updated on: 20 Jan 2018

Definition of forecheck

intransitive verb
: to check an opponent in ice hockey in the opponent's defensive zone

forechecker

play \ˈfȯr-ˌche-kər\ noun

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1951


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