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tailback 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈtālˌbak/,
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tailbacks, plural;
  1. ( in some offensive formations) The back who is positioned farthest from the line of scrimmage


  1. (American football) the person who plays tailback
  2. A halfback, sometimes referred to as a tailback , is an offensive position in American football, which lines up in the backfield and generally is responsible for carrying the ball on run plays. ...
  3. A line of motor vehicles caught up in traffic congestion; a traffic jam
  4. An offensive player who runs with the football.