A form of football played in Canada, derived from rugby but now resembling American football. There are twelve players on a side.
More example sentences
- When he came to town, we talked for almost two hours about American football and how Canadian football was better.
- We'd just experienced the razzmatazz of Canadian football and third division football on cold, wet Saturday afternoons provided a stark contrast.
- The only other sport even roughly similar to this is American and Canadian football as played in North America.
Definition of Canadian football in:
- The British & World English dictionary