double dribble

noun Date: circa 1949 an illegal action in basketball made when a player dribbles the ball with two hands simultaneously or continues to dribble after allowing the ball to come to rest in one or both hands

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • double dribble — ☆ double dribble n. Basketball the illegal act either of dribbling the ball with both hands simultaneously or of resuming dribbling after having stopped …   English World dictionary

  • Double dribble — For other uses, see Double Dribble (disambiguation). In the game of basketball, a double dribble is a violation in which a player dribbles the ball, clearly holds it with a combination of either one or two hands (while either moving or… …   Wikipedia

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  • double dribble — Basketball. 1. an infraction, resulting in loss of possession of the ball, occurring either when a player uses both hands simultaneously when dribbling or when a player interrupts a dribble by holding the ball momentarily in one or both hands. 2 …   Universalium

  • double dribble — v. perform a double dribble …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • double dribble — noun an illegal dribble in basketball (the player uses both hands to dribble or the player starts to dribble a second time after coming to a stop) • Topics: ↑basketball, ↑basketball game, ↑hoops • Hypernyms: ↑dribble, ↑dribbling * * * noun, pl ⋯… …   Useful english dictionary

  • double dribble — noun A violation committed by dribbling for a second time without giving up possession of the ball …   Wiktionary

  • double dribble — dou′ble drib′ble n. spo a basketball infraction in which a player stops and then resumes dribbling or dribbles using both hands dou′ble drib′ble, v.i. drib•bled, drib•bling …   From formal English to slang

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