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football pool Line breaks: foot|ball pool

Definition of football pool in English:


(usually the football pools)
A form of gambling on the results of football matches, the winners receiving large sums accumulated from entry money: he won £750,000 on the football pools
More example sentences
  • He's nothing other than a guy in the office who was asked to draw the grid for a football pool.
  • The very next day, after I began my 365 days of dull, boring existence, I almost got into a football pool, but I held out.
  • I lost interest in football for the most part, and didn't come back to it until I joined a football pool at the local deli a few years later.
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