Definition of hoophead in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈho͞ophed/

Entry from US English dictionary


informal A basketball player or devoted fan.
Example sentences
  • Once the games get under way next month, I'll offer weekly installments to let hoopheads around the world know just what I'm thinking.
  • The real dog days of summer are here, and that can only mean one thing to hoopheads - international basketball.

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Syllabification: hoop·head

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