basketball
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈbɑːs.kɪt.bɔːl/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈbæs.kɪt.bɔːl/
Noun

basketball

  1. (sports, uncountable) A sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop.
    Synonyms: hoops
  2. (countable) The particular kind of ball used in the sport of basketball. topics en
Translations Translations
  • Portuguese: bola de basquete/basquetebol
  • Russian: баскетбо́льный мяч



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