HyperDic: basket

English > 4 senses of the word basket:
NOUNartifactbasket, handbasketa container that is usually woven and has handles
quantitybasket, basketfulthe quantity contained in a basket
artifactbasket, basketball hoop, hoophorizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball
actbasket, field goala score in basketball made by throwing the ball through the hoop
basket > pronunciation
Soundsbae'skaht
Rhymesabbot ... zealot / Zealot: 372 rhymes with aht...
English > basket: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA container that is usually woven and has handles.
Synonymhandbasket
NarrowerbreadbasketA basket for serving bread
bushel basketA basket large enough to hold / hold a bushel / bushel
creelA wicker basket used by anglers to hold fish
frailA basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)
hamperA basket usually with a cover
punnetA small light basket used as a measure for fruits
shopping basketA handbasket used to carry goods while shopping / shopping
skepA large round wicker basket (used on farms)
wicker basketA basket made of wickerwork
BroadercontainerAny object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
Spanishcesta, cesto, handbasket
Catalancesta, cistella, cistell, handbasket
English > basket: 4 senses > noun 2, quantity
MeaningThe quantity contained in a basket.
Synonymbasketful
BroadercontainerfulThe quantity that a container will hold
Spanishcestada, cesta
English > basket: 4 senses > noun 3, artifact
Meaninghorizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball.
Synonymsbasketball hoop, hoop
Broaderbasketball equipmentsports equipment used in playing basketball
goalgame equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game / game / game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points
Spanisharo, canasta
Catalancèrcol
Nounsbasketeeran athlete who plays basketball
English > basket: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningA score in basketball made by throwing the ball through the hoop.
Synonymfield goal
BroaderscoreThe act of scoring in a game / game / game or sport
Spanishcanasta
Catalancanastra, cistella
Nounsbasketeeran athlete who plays basketball

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