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red card

noun
1.
Soccer. a red card shown by the referee to a player being sent off the field for a flagrant violation.
Compare yellow card.
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  • Any team that receives one red card will automatically lose two sportsmanship points.
British Dictionary definitions for red card

red card

noun
1.
a card of a red colour displayed by a referee to indicate that a player has been sent off
verb
2.
(transitive) to send off (a player)
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