Examples of basket in a Sentence
They brought their lunch in a picnic basket.
His shot missed the basket completely.
Recent Examples of basket from the Web
That’s what makes the pols and the public realize that humanity has all its eggs in one basket, and needs to colonize space.
Present your list to a librarian for chances to win this year's raffle basket.
Some have holiday gift basket raffles while others hold 50-50 raffles at large events.
Beside it, french fries were piled in a little deep-fryer basket.
This fundraising event will also include side boards, 50/50 raffles and raffle baskets.
In addition, there will be a cash raffle, Greek pastry bake sale, vendors and basket raffles.
Adding to the action was a jewelry raffle, a martini basket raffle and a 50/50 drawing.
Businesses throughout Harford and Cecil counties have generously donated gift cards and other items to be added to the raffle baskets.
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Origin and Etymology of basket
BASKET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of basket for English Language Learners
: a container usually made by weaving together long thin pieces of material
: the amount contained in a basket
basketball : a net hanging from a thin metal ring that the ball must go through in order to score points
BASKET Defined for Kids
Definition of basket for Students
- a basket of berries
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