street hockey


Definition of street hockey

: a game resembling ice hockey played on a hard surface by players wearing shoes or roller skates and using hockey sticks and a small ball

Examples of street hockey in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The team held a street hockey clinic for kids who were taking online classes there with schools forced to adapt to the pandemic. José M. Romero, The Arizona Republic, 14 Sep. 2021 Okay, so here's something interesting: As this date is happening, the camera reveals Greg on his balcony, which overlooks the street where Katie just happens to be playing street hockey in Maple Leaf jerseys. Kristen Baldwin,, 10 Aug. 2021 During contestant Blake's date, which came first of the three finalists, the Canadian challenged Katie to a street hockey game. Natalie Morin,, 3 Aug. 2021 Though Hooks joined them for socially distant activities such as bike riding and street hockey, there were no meals shared, no watching movies together on the couch. Steve Sadin,, 15 Dec. 2020 Mylec has been one of the big names in street hockey gear for decades, and this sturdy goal is made of 1.25-inch steel tubing supporting a rugged canvas net. Popsci Commerce Team, Popular Science, 22 Sep. 2020 Her sons and a small group of their friends played baseball, basketball, and street hockey, and battled with water balloons and squirt guns. Chelsea Sheasley, The Christian Science Monitor, 9 July 2020 At age 7, Lidstrom started playing street hockey with his friends. Helene St. James, Detroit Free Press, 28 Apr. 2020 There is also an ongoing street hockey battle between Derek and Max in the driveway. Richard Morin, azcentral, 2 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of street hockey

1964, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of street hockey was in 1964

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“Street hockey.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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: a game like ice hockey that is played on a hard surface using hockey sticks and a small ball


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