Definitions for hockeyˈhɒk i

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word hockey

Princeton's WordNet

  1. field hockey, 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

  2. ice hockey, hockey, hockey game(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

Wiktionary

  1. hockey(Noun)

    Variation of oche.

  2. Origin: Unknown origin, 16th century, possibly related to hook due to the curvature of the stick.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hockey(noun)

    a game in which two parties of players, armed with sticks curved or hooked at the end, attempt to drive any small object (as a ball or a bit of wood) toward opposite goals

  2. Hockey(noun)

    the stick used by the players

  3. Origin: [From Hook, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Hockey

    hok′i, n. a game at ball played with a club or stick curved at one end, shinty.—Also Hook′ey. [Prob. O. Fr. hoquet, a crook.]

  2. Hockey

    hok′i, n. (prov.) harvest-home, the harvest-supper.—Also Hawk′ey, Hork′ey.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Hockey

    A game in which two parties of players provided with curved or hooked sticks seek to drive a ball or puck through opposite goals. This applies to either ice hockey or field hockey.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hockey in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hockey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Scott MVP:

    It was the coolest thing I ’ve done in hockey.

  2. Erica Skuta:

    We’re just two people who enjoy hockey and burgers.

  3. Goalie Andrew Hammond:

    I've never had a stretch of hockey like this in my life.

  4. Rodney Dangerfield:

    I went to a fight the other night, and a hockey game broke out.

  5. Neil Doshi:

    If they got FIFA, NBA or NFL, I think those would have a little broader appeal than just hockey.

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