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Another word for hoop

  1. Ring

      1. A small circle, especially a circular ornament.
      2. A ring or circular band worn as an ornament
      1. A group of people:
      2. A simple ungrooved ring, especially a wedding ring.
      3. A thin strip of flexible material used to encircle and bind one object or to hold a number of objects together:
      1. A system consisting of a series of operations or activities in which each depends on the outcome of the previous one; esp., such a system in which the result of a later operation affects an earlier operation, providing continuous feedback
      2. A length of line, thread, ribbon, or other thin material that is curved or doubled over making an opening.
      3. The more or less circular figure formed by a line, thread, wire, etc. that curves back to cross itself
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  2. Basketball goal

      1. The metal flange surrounding the wheel of an automotive vehicle, on which the tire is mounted
      2. (Basketball) The metal hoop to which the net is attached
      3. An edge, border, or margin, esp. of something circular; often, a raised or projecting edge or border
      1. (Geometry) Of a polyhedron, any set of polygons joined edge to edge that, when folded along the edges between adjoining polygons so that the outer edges touch, form the polyhedron.
      2. (Computing) A set of Microsoft products and services — primarily the .NET Framework, which permits the development of software for a virtual machine in any programming language.
      3. The cord meshwork attached to the hoop of a basket in basketball.
      1. Anything like a basket in shape or use
      2. A group of related things, such as financial securities or products in a specific market.
      3. The amount that a basket can hold.
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