basketballnoun [ C or U ]uk /ˈbɑː.skɪt.bɔːl/ us /ˈbæs.kət.bɑːl/
- Do you play any other sports besides football and basketball?
- The men's basketball final will be on Sunday.
- The sports centre has a basketball court and two squash courts.
- People keep trying to persuade him to take up basketball because he's so tall and athletic.
- The sports shop stocks basketballs, nets, rings and various other basketball equipment.