NounBasketball (countable and uncountable; plural Basketballs)
- (sports, uncountable) A sport in which two opposing teams of five players strive to put a ball through a hoop.
- (basketball, countable) The particular kind of ball used in the sport of basketball.
Adjectives for Basketball
professional; youth; street; cutthroat; collegiate; hustle; roughhouse; rough; scramble; amateur; regulation; fantasy;
From English basketball.
- IPA: /baːskətbaːl/, [ˈb̥ɑːsɡ̊əd̥ˌb̥ɒːl]
Basketball c. (singular definite Basketballen, not used in plural form)
Basketball m. (usually uncountable)
- Alternative form of basket-ball.