Definition of 'hoop'
- a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt
- a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling; "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
- a small arch used as croquet equipment
- horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball
Synonyms: basket basketball hoop
- bind or fasten with a hoop; "hoop vats"