goal line

noun

Definition of goal line

  1. :  a line at either end and usually running the width of a playing area on which a goal or goalpost is situated

First Known Use of goal line

1864


GOAL LINE Defined for English Language Learners

goal line

noun

Definition of goal line for English Language Learners

  • : a line that must be crossed to score a goal in soccer, hockey, football, etc.


GOAL LINE Defined for Kids

goal line

noun

Definition of goal line for Students

  1. :  a line that must be crossed to score a goal

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