Synonyms for (noun) hoop

Synonyms: hoop, basket, basketball hoop

Definition: horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball

Similar words: basketball equipment

Definition: sports equipment used in playing basketball


Similar words: goal

Definition: game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points


Synonyms: hoop, ring

Definition: a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling

Usage: there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse

Similar words: band

Definition: a thin flat strip of flexible material that is worn around the body or one of the limbs (especially to decorate the body)


Synonyms: hoop

Definition: a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt

Similar words: skeletal frame, skeleton, underframe, frame

Definition: the internal supporting structure that gives an artifact its shape

Usage: the building has a steel skeleton


Synonyms: wicket, hoop

Definition: a small arch used as croquet equipment

Similar words: croquet equipment

Definition: sports equipment used in playing croquet

Synonyms for (verb) hoop

Synonyms: hoop

Definition: bind or fasten with a hoop

Usage: hoop vats

Similar words: encircle, gird

Definition: bind with something round or circular