Share this entry


American English: /ˈɡoʊli/
British English: /ˈɡəʊli/


  • [colloquial] goalkeeper
    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.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.