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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fast′ break′(n.)

  1. (esp. in basketball) a play in which a team that has just regained the ball attempts to score quickly before their opponents reach the other end of the playing area.

    Category: Sport

Origin of fast break:

1945–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fast break(noun)

    (basketball) a rapid dash to get a shot as soon as possible after taking possession of the ball

Wiktionary

  1. fast break(Noun)

    An offensive play in which a team, having won possession of the ball, moves the ball downcourt as quickly as possible, attempting to get an easy shot before the defense can set up.

Anagrams of fast break

  1. breakfast

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