hook shot definition by Webster's New World
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Basketball a one-handed shot in which the extended arm is brought sideways over the head in tossing the ball toward the basket
hook shot definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A shot made by arcing the far hand upward while being positioned or moving sideways to the basket.