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extra point Syllabification: ex·tra point

Definition of extra point in English:


Football A point awarded for a successful placekick following a touchdown.point after touchdown.
Example sentences
  • She made good on the first extra point she tried.
  • At Odsal, 34-0 up, only Saints would want to kick that extra point just to rub salt into the gaping wound they had just opened up.
  • But when I looked at the final standing, I thought with an extra point we could have finished sixth.

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Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
not harmful or offensive