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midfielder

[mid-feel-der, -feel-] /ˈmɪdˌfil dər, -ˈfil-/
noun
1.
a player active in the midfield, as in soccer, often playing both offensively and defensively.
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Examples from the web for midfielder
  • His offensive moves, however, aren't those of a forward or a midfielder.
  • As a doctor and ex-midfielder, he knew he should not have done it.
  • Every game, he draws the opposing team's top offensive midfielder.
British Dictionary definitions for midfielder

midfielder

/ˌmɪdˈfiːldə/
noun
1.
(soccer) a player who plays in the midfield
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