Foul may refer to:

  • Foul (sports), an unfair or illegal sports act, including:
    • Foul (football), in football (soccer), an unfair act by a player as deemed by the referee
    • Professional foul, in football (soccer) or rugby, a deliberate act of foul play, usually to prevent an opponent scoring
    • Personal foul, in basketball, illegal personal contact with an opponent
    • Technical foul, in basketball, unsportsmanlike non-contact behavior, a more serious infraction than a personal foul
    • Flagrant foul, in basketball, unsportsmanlike contact behavior, considered the most serious foul and often resulting in ejection
  • Foul (nautical), in nautical terms, to entagle
  • Foul ball, in baseball, a batted ball that lands in foul territory
  • Foul Madammas, a Middle Eastern food made from fava beans
  • Foul play, a synonym for "crime"
  • Foul Play, a 1978 movie
  • Fouling, in engineering, accumulation of unwanted deposits on solid surfaces

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