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hoop

noun [C] uk   us   /huːp/
a ring of wood, metal, or plastic: The dogs had been trained to jump through hoops. (also hoop earring) a ring-shaped earring (= a piece of jewellery which hangs from the ear): She was wearing large gold hoops in her ears.
Translations of “hoop”
in Arabic طَوق…
in Korean 고리, 링…
in Malaysian gelung…
in French cerceau…
in Turkish çember, kasnak, halka…
in Italian cerchio (di plastica, legno, metallo)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 環, 圈, 半圈…
in Russian обруч…
in Polish obręcz…
in Vietnamese vòng xiếc…
in Spanish aro…
in Portuguese aro, argola…
in Thai ห่วง…
in German der Reifen…
in Catalan cèrcol…
in Japanese (木・金属・プラスチックの)輪, リング状のもの…
in Indonesian simpai, lingkaran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 环, 圈, 半圈…
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