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English definition of “dribble”

dribble

noun [C] (MOVE BALL)    /ˈdrɪb.l̩/
in football, when a ball is moved along the ground with repeated kicks or, in basketball, when a ball is moved by repeatedly hitting it against the floor with your hand: Brinkworth's attempted dribble through the Milan defence was stopped by Ponti's tackle.General terms used in ball sports
(Definition of dribble noun (MOVE BALL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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