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basketball
American English: /ˈbæskətˌbɔl/
British English: /ˈbɑːskɪtbɔːl/

Translation of basketball in Spanish:

noun

  • 2 countable (ball)
    pelota (feminine) de básquetbol
    balón (masculine) de baloncesto (Spain)
    Example sentences
    • I can see what they are saying about some of the balls, as the kids bring in rugby balls and basketballs and it can possibly get a bit out of hand.
    • There were basketballs, soccer balls, volleyballs, etc.
    • The yard is littered with basketballs, soccer balls, bikes, and, for trips on the nearby river, canoes.
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