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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A basketball play in which a leaping player catches a pass above the basket and immediately dunks the ball.

Usage examples (33)
  • Is it illegal to alley-oop to yourself in the NBA?
  • After Richardson hammered home an alley-oop pass from Andre
  • Tucker jammed an alley-oop feed from Sharif Chambliss before
  • O'Neal dropped in an alley-oop pass from Fox and Bryant sank a for more
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