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bounce pass

noun

Simple Definition of bounce pass

  • basketball : a pass to a teammate that is made by bouncing the ball once

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bounce pass

basketball

  1. :  a pass to a teammate that is made by bouncing the ball once

Word by Word Definitions

bounceplay
  1. :  beat, bump

    :  to cause to rebound or be reflected

    :  dismiss, fire

  1. :  a sudden leap or bound

    :  rebound

    :  bluster

passplay
  1. :  move, proceed, go

    :  to go away :  depart

    :  die

  1. :  a means (as an opening, road, or channel) by which a barrier may be passed or access to a place may be gained

    :  a low place in a mountain range

    :  a position to be held usually against odds

  1. :  realization

    :  the act or an instance of passing :  passage

    :  a usually distressing or bad state of affairs


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