Definition of Heisman Trophy in English:

Heisman Trophy

Syllabification: Heis·man Tro·phy
Pronunciation: /ˈhīsmən ˌtrōfē/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • An annual award given to the outstanding college football player in the US by the Downtown Athletic Club of New York City.


named in honor of football pioneer John W. Heisman (1869–1936).

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