Definition of lineman in English:
noun (plural linemen)
2 Football A player normally positioned on the line of scrimmage.
- But knowing Belichick's defensive bent, he could just as easily choose a lineman, linebacker, cornerback, or safety.
- These 300-pounders are trying to compete with the faster and stronger defensive linemen of today's National Football League.
- The team focused on defense, selecting two linebackers, two defensive linemen and two cornerbacks.
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