Associations to the word «Hockey»

Pictures for the word «Hockey»


HOCKEY, noun. (North America) Ice hockey, a game on ice in which two teams of six players skate and try to score by shooting a puck into the opposing team's net, using their sticks.
HOCKEY, noun. (British) Field hockey, a team sport played on a pitch on solid ground where players have to hit a ball into a net using a hockey stick.
HOCKEY, noun. A variation of hockey, such as roller hockey, street hockey, or shinny.
HOCKEY, noun. (darts) Alternative form of oche
HOCKEY BAG, noun. (ice hockey) a bag large enough to carry all the equipment of a hockey player ; a bag that carries hockey skates, hockey stick, shin pads, hockey pants, shoulder pads, hockey jersey, athletic underwear, cup, hockey helmet, neck guard, cud, hockey tape, water bottle, puck
HOCKEY BAG, noun. (Canada) (slang) a bag the size of a hockey bag, a bag large enough to carry a body
HOCKEY NET, noun. (ice hockey) a goal cage that contains the scoring zone where the hockey puck must enter to score a goal
HOCKEY PUCK, noun. (ice hockey) A small black flat roundel of hardened rubber used as a playing piece in ice hockey to score points by moving the puck into the opponent's goal net.
HOCKEY PUCKS, noun. Plural of hockey puck
HOCKEY RINK, noun. A frozen surface of water delimited and with goal nets which people play ice hockey.
HOCKEY RINK, noun. A building that houses such a surface.
HOCKEY SKATE, noun. (ice hockey) A type of ice skate used in ice hockey, with a smooth skate blade attached to a skate boot via two pillars, one at the heel and one at the ball of the foot.
HOCKEY STICK, noun. (North America) (ice hockey) A stick used to handle the puck in ice hockey, having a flat, angled blade at the end.
HOCKEY STICK, noun. (British) (field hockey) A stick used to handle the ball in field hockey, having a flat-faced hook at the end.
HOCKEY STICK, noun. (slang) A playing card with the rank of seven.
HOCKEY STICK, noun. (slang) A statistical trend in a graph of survey data in which most of the results are flat and then suddenly peaks in a steep near-vertical direction.
HOCKEY STICKS, noun. Plural of hockey stick
HOCKEY STOP, noun. (skating) (skiing) A method of stopping by rapidly bringing the feet perpendicular to the direction of motion.
HOCKEY STOP, verb. (intransitive) (skating) (skiing) To perform a hockey stop.
HOCKEY TAPE, noun. (ice hockey) fabric tape used to wrap the hockey blade of a hockey stick

Dictionary definition

HOCKEY, noun. A game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net.
HOCKEY, noun. A game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks.

Wise words

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Antoine De Saint-Exupery