a hoop like a Hula-Hoop
a lightweight hoop twirled around the body in play or exercise by rotating the hips
Origin of Hula-Hoopfrom hula + hoop
A trademark for a light plastic hoop that is whirled around the body for play or exercise by the movement of the hips.
(plural hula hoops)
(third-person singular simple present hula hoops, present participle hula hooping, simple past and past participle hula hooped)
- To use a hula hoop.
Former trademark of Wham-O, which introduced the product in 1958.
- attributive form of hula hoop
- hula-hoop expert