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football pool

Syllabification: foot·ball pool

Definition of football pool in English:

noun

A form of gambling on the results of football games, the winners receiving amounts accumulated from entry money.
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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