noun (plural: goals)
- A result one is attempting to achieve.
- In many sports, an area into which the players attempt to put an object.
- The act of placing the object into the goal.
- point(s) scored in a game as a result of placing the object into the goal.
Etymology: Middle English gol, "boundary".
- French: but
- German: Tor
- Italian: gol , rete , goal
- Spanish: gol
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