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Hockey - Definition

The definition of: Hockey is below.
There are 2 syllables in the word Hockey.
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Standard Definition

[n] a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of 6 skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with hockey sticks
[n] hockey played on a field; two opposing teams use curved sticks to drive a ball into the opponents' net

Synonyms

field hockey - (3 syllables), hockey game - (3 syllables), ice hockey - (3 syllables)

Misc. Definitions

\Hock"ey\, n. [From {Hook}, n.]
1. A game in which two parties of players, armed with sticks curved or hooked at the end, attempt to drive any small object (as a ball or a bit of wood) toward opposite goals.
2. The stick used by the players. [Written also {hookey} and {hawkey}.]

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