Definition of wide receiver in English:

wide receiver

Line breaks: wide re|ceiver


American Football
  • An offensive player positioned away from the line, used primarily as a pass receiver.
    More example sentences
    • Starting quarterbacks, wide receivers and running backs were ineligible for consideration.
    • But learning to play with your cornerbacks covering passes to wide receivers will take time.
    • In addition to linebacker, Peterson can play defensive end or cover wide receivers.

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