downcourt

[ doun-kawrt, -kohrt ]
/ ˈdaʊnˈkɔrt, -ˈkoʊrt /
Basketball.

adverb

to or into the opposite end of the court.

adjective

directed to or into the opposite end of the court.

Origin of downcourt

First recorded in 1950–55; down1 + court
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