suicide squad

noun

Definition of suicide squad

: a squad used on kickoffs in football

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History and Etymology for suicide squad

so called from the fact that kickoffs are more dangerous than other plays

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“Suicide squad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suicide%20squad. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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