Definition of goalie in English:


Syllabification: goal·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈgōlē


  • informal term for goaltender or goalkeeper.
    More example sentences
    • Even in indoor lacrosse they dress like hockey goalies, with a huge chest protector and huge gloves.
    • He adds that goalies must let their defensemen and forwards come back and get the puck behind the goal line.
    • Bleeding superstars, inebriated goalies and headhunting defensemen were commonplace.

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