Definition of full forward in English:

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full forward


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Australian Rules Football
The centrally positioned player in front of the goal on the forward line of the attacking team.
Example sentences
  • With the Kerry half forward line on defensive duty, the full forward line was afforded the space it revels in and needs.
  • It is very probable that both teams will play a two-man full forward line, thus ensuring a high scoring game.
  • Playing high balls into the full forward line was a suicidal tactic and the changes that were made on the sideline were strange.
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