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Definition 1: a score in basketball made by throwing the ball through the hoop - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for basket in the sense of this definition

(basket is a kind of ...) the act of scoring in a game or sport

"the winning score came with less than a minute left to play"

Definition 2: a container that is usually woven and has handles - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for basket in the sense of this definition

(basket is a kind of ...) any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)

(... is a kind of basket ) a basket for serving bread

(... is a kind of basket ) a large round wicker basket (used on farms)

(... is a kind of basket ) a handbasket used to carry goods while shopping

(... is a kind of basket ) a small light basket used as a measure for fruits

(... is a kind of basket ) a basket usually with a cover

(... is a kind of basket ) a basket for holding dried fruit (especially raisins or figs)

(... is a kind of basket ) a wicker basket used by anglers to hold fish

(... is a kind of basket ) a basket large enough to hold a bushel

(... is a kind of basket ) a basket made of wickerwork

Definition 3: horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for basket in the sense of this definition

(basket is a kind of ...) sports equipment used in playing basketball

(basket is a kind of ...) game equipment consisting of the place toward which players of a game try to advance a ball or puck in order to score points

Definition 4: the quantity contained in a basket - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for basket in the sense of this definition

(basket is a kind of ...) the quantity that a container will hold

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