Meaning of “basket” - Learner’s Dictionary

basket

noun [ C ] us uk /ˈbɑːskɪt/
CONTAINER

B1 a container with a handle made of thin pieces of wood, wire, plastic, etc:

a shopping basket

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SPORT

points scored when a player throws the ball through the net in basketball

→ See also wastepaper basket

(Definition of “basket” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)