hoop - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] 

Your browser doesn’t support HTML5 audio

/huːp/
singularhoop
pluralhoops
  1. 1
    an object in the shape of a circle, usually made of metal, plastic, or wood

    a basketball hoop

    1. b.
      a large ring that children use for jumping through and swinging round their waist
  2. 2

    hoops

    [plural] American the game of basketball