noun. ['ˈhɑːki'] a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net.
- field hockey
Words that Rhyme with Hockey
Example sentences of the word hockey
1. Noun, singular or mass
Another reason hockey players need cardiovascular endurance is because of the constant motion of the game.
If you are lucky you might catch the Edmonton Oilers practice at one of the two NHL-sized hockey rinks.
Quotes containing the word hockey
1. Thank you for reminding Canada that I'm a disappointment to them. I like hockey, I love it, but I'm not an avid hockey - let's face it, true Canadian - fan. I've always been more into snowboarding and skateboarding and sort of the alternative sports, I'm not crazy about hockey - but love it!
- Dustin Milligan
2. My dad was very much a John Wayne kind of guy, but he was also a great guy, great sense of humor, a real dedicated dad. I don't think he ever missed a hockey game I was in.
- Denis Leary
3. I had more friends on my hockey team than I did on my soccer team. I might have been better at soccer, to be honest. But I think it was more the friendship, and my family was more of a hockey family than a soccer family, so when I had to make a decision, I tried hockey, and it turned out to be a good decision.
- Carl Hagelin
noun. ['ˈhɑːki'] a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks.
- athletic game
- hockey game
- ice hockey