English noun: running play
|1.||running play (act) (American football) a play in which a player attempts to carry the ball through or past the opposing team|
|Samples||The defensive line braced to stop the run.|
The coach put great emphasis on running.
|Synonyms||run, running, running game|
|Broader (hypernym)||football play|
|Narrower (hyponym)||draw, draw play, end run, return, reverse, rush, rushing, sweep|
|Domain category||American football, American football game|