free throw definition by Webster's New World
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Basketball a free, or unhindered, shot at the basket from a designated line (), allowed to a player as a penalty imposed on the opponents for some rule infraction: each successful shot counts for one point
free throw definition by American Heritage Dictionary
See foul shot.