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Overview of noun hoops

The noun hoops has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. basketball, basketball game, hoops

(a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop)


Overview of noun hoop

The noun hoop has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) hoop

(a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt)

2. (1) hoop, ring

(a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling; "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse")

3. wicket, hoop

(a small arch used as croquet equipment)

4. basket, basketball hoop, hoop

(horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball)


Overview of verb hoop

The verb hoop has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hoop

(bind or fasten with a hoop; "hoop vats")

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