What does dribbling mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dribble, dribbling(noun)

    the propulsion of a ball by repeated taps or kicks

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  1. Dribbling

    In sports, dribbling refers to the maneuvering of a ball around a defender through short skillful taps or kicks with either the legs, hands, stick or swimming strokes. The purpose of such an action is to bring the ball past a defender legally and to create opportunities to score.

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How to say dribbling in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dribbling in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dribbling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of dribbling in a Sentence

  1. Dave Joerger:

    We turned the ball over way too much in the third quarter, just simple passing, dribbling and catching issues.

  2. Robin Green:

    You think a man is a man cause he wears team colors and guzzles beer in front of the tube Can't you see, boys, the sands of time are dribbling through the hourglass

  3. Matt Brabants:

    For us it's about trying to find out how to create more fans of basketball. ... we want to figure out how to get more kids dribbling a basketball, the opportunity is immense and we are just scratching the surface.

  4. Jurgen Klopp.Prior:

    It was a brilliant situation, it makes sense for a striker to go dribbling in the box because it's difficult for the defender to defend it clear. He was in a brilliant position in that moment -- if he could shoot, for sure it was a big chance as well.

  5. Sue Hendrickson:

    Anybody who had any idea what a fossil versus a rock (looked like) would have seen it, there (were) a lot of broken bones dribbling down (and) about 8 feet up the side of the cliff, there were three articulated vertebrae and a couple of other pieces of bone sticking out.

Images & Illustrations of dribbling

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