from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Basketball An unobstructed shot from the foul line awarded to a fouled player and scored as one point if successful. Also called free throw.

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  • n. A free throw.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul


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