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English noun: quarterback

1. quarterback (person) (football) the person who plays quarterback


Synonymsfield general, signal caller


Broader (hypernym)back


Domain categoryfootball, football game

2. quarterback (act) (American football) the position of the football player in the backfield who directs the offensive play of his team


SamplesQuarterback is the most important position on the team.


Synonymsfield general, signal caller


Broader (hypernym)back


Member meronymeleven, football team


English verb: quarterback

1. quarterback (competition) play the quarterback


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)play


Domain categoryfootball, football game









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