pick-and-roll

[ pik-uh n-rohl ]
/ ˈpɪk ənˈroʊl /

noun Basketball.

an offensive maneuver in which a player interposes himself or herself between a teammate with the ball and a defender, then cuts quickly toward the basket for a pass from the same teammate.

Nearby words

  1. pick to pieces,
  2. pick up,
  3. pick up on,
  4. pick up the pieces,
  5. pick's atrophy,
  6. pick-and-shovel,
  7. pick-me-up,
  8. pick-off,
  9. pick-up,
  10. pick-up stick

Compare pick1(def 29).

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