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free throw

n. (context basketball English) A shot, worth one point, taken from the free-throw line and without opposition.

free throw

n. an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul [syn: foul shot, penalty free throw, charity toss, charity throw, charity shot]

Free throw

In basketball, free throws or foul shots are unopposed attempts to score points from a restricted area on the court (the free throw line; informally known as the foul line or the charity stripe), and are generally awarded after a foul on the shooter by the opposing team. Each successful free throw is worth one point.

Free Throw (band)

Free Throw are an American emo band from Nashville, Tennessee. They are currently signed to Count Your Lucky Stars Records.

Usage examples of "free throw".

When Bucky tries for a free throw, Chango's always there yelling, 'You can do it, Bucky.