What does the word basketball mean?

Usage examples for basketball

  1. In his educational capacity, he may arrange for the organization of basketball teams for this is held to be a matter of physical education, but in order to have a basketball game actually played at any time outside of regular school hours, he must get the permission of the director, for this is held to be a business transaction. – Health Work in the Public Schools by Leonard P. Ayres and May Ayres
  2. When Marjeel grabbed for the camera's handle, Cade shoved the camera at Marjeel's face like a basketball. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt
  3. Practice at basketball and other such sports had made her accurate of aim and as the astonished man saw the brush, he naturally picked it up. – Patty Blossom by Carolyn Wells