English-Swedish translation of basketball

Translation of the word basketball from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

basketball in Swedish

sportsnoun basketboll [u], basket [u]
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Definitions of basketball
1. basketball - 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
  court game an athletic game played on a court
  basketball shot throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
  rebound the act of securing possession of the rebounding basketball after a missed shot
  tap-off, tip-off the act of starting a basketball game with a jump ball
  professional basketball playing basketball for money
  basketball play a play executed by a basketball team
  half one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval
2. basketball - an inflated ball used in playing basketball
  ball a pitch that is not in the strike zone; "he threw nine straight balls before the manager yanked him"
  basketball equipment sports equipment used in playing basketball
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Basketball is a team sport in which two teams of five players try to score points by throwing or ""shooting"" a ball through the top of a basketball hoop while following a set of rules. Basketball is one of the most popular and widely viewed sports in the world. A regulation basketball hoop consists of a rim 18 inches (45.7 cm) in diameter and 10 feet (3.05 m) high mounted to a backboard.

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