Backboard - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbækbɔːrd|  American pronunciation of the word backboard
Brit.  |ˈbakbɔːd|  British pronunciation of the word backboard

noun

- a raised vertical board with basket attached; used to play basketball

he banked the shot off the backboard

- a board used to support the back of someone or something

Examples

he banked the shot off the backboard

Word forms

noun
singular: backboard
plural: backboards
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