jump shot

noun

Definition of jump shot

  1. :  a shot in basketball made by jumping into the air and releasing the ball with one or both hands at the peak of the jump

1948

First Known Use of jump shot

1948


JUMP SHOT Defined for English Language Learners

jump shot

noun

Definition of jump shot for English Language Learners

  • : a basketball shot made while jumping


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