sports equipment

Definitions of sports equipment
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n equipment needed to participate in a particular sport

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badminton equipment
equipment for playing the game of badminton
baseball equipment
equipment used in playing baseball
basketball equipment
sports equipment used in playing basketball
boxing equipment
equipment used in boxing
cricket equipment
sports equipment used in playing cricket
croquet equipment
sports equipment used in playing croquet
discus, saucer
a disk used in throwing competitions
golf equipment
sports equipment used in playing golf
exerciser, gymnastic apparatus
sports equipment used in gymnastic exercises
hammer
a heavy metal sphere attached to a flexible wire; used in the hammer throw
javelin
a spear thrown as a weapon or in competitive field events
gym mat, mat
sports equipment consisting of a piece of thick padding on the floor for gymnastic sports
gumshield, mouthpiece
(especially boxing) equipment that protects an athlete's mouth
shot
sports equipment consisting of a heavy metal ball used in the shot put
skate
sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs
spike
sports equipment consisting of a sharp point on the sole of a shoe worn by athletes
sporting goods
sports equipment sold as a commodity
stick
a long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball
butt, target
sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at
exercising weight, free weight, weight
sports equipment used in calisthenic exercises and weightlifting; it is not attached to anything and is raised and lowered by use of the hands and arms
balance beam, beam
a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
barbell
a bar to which heavy discs are attached at each end; used in weightlifting
bag, base
a place that the runner must touch before scoring
baseball
a ball used in playing baseball
baseball bat, lumber
an implement used in baseball by the batter
baseball glove, baseball mitt, glove, mitt
the handwear used by fielders in playing baseball
basket, basketball hoop, hoop
horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball
basketball
an inflated ball used in playing basketball
batting cage, cage
a movable screen placed behind home base to catch balls during batting practice
batting glove
a glove worn by batters in baseball to give a firmer grip on the bat
batting helmet
a helmet worn by the batter in baseball
boxing glove, glove
boxing equipment consisting of big and padded coverings for the fists of the fighters; worn for the sport of boxing
canvas, canvass
the mat that forms the floor of the ring in which boxers or professional wrestlers compete
catcher's mask
a mask to protect the face of the catcher in baseball
clay pigeon
target used in skeet or trapshooting
climber, climbing iron, crampon, crampoon
an iron spike attached to the shoe to prevent slipping on ice when walking or climbing
cricket ball
the ball used in playing cricket
bat, cricket bat
the club used in playing cricket
croquet ball
a wooden ball used in playing croquet
croquet mallet
a mallet used to strike the ball in croquet
dumbbell
an exercising weight; two spheres connected by a short bar that serves as a handle
golf bag
golf equipment consisting of a bag for carrying golf clubs and balls
golf ball
a small hard ball used in playing golf; dimpled to reduce wind resistance
golf cart, golfcart
a small motor vehicle in which golfers can ride between shots
club, golf club, golf-club
golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball
golf glove
a glove worn by golfers to give a firm grip on the handle of the golf club
hockey stick
sports implement consisting of a stick used by hockey players to move the puck
high bar, horizontal bar
gymnastic apparatus consisting of a bar supported in a horizontal position by uprights at both ends
gymnastic horse, horse
a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs
ice skate
skate consisting of a boot with a steel blade fitted to the sole
hill, mound, pitcher's mound
(baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
bars, parallel bars
gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden rods supported on uprights
flag, pin
flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green
pine-tar rag
baseball equipment consisting of a rag soaked with pine tar; used on the handle of a baseball bat to give a batter a firm grip
piton
a metal spike with a hole for a rope; mountaineers drive it into ice or rock to use as a hold
polo mallet, polo stick
a mallet used to strike the ball in polo
pricket
a sharp metal spike to hold a candle
rings
gymnastic apparatus consisting of a pair of heavy metal circles (usually covered with leather) suspended by ropes; used for gymnastic exercises
in-line skate
a shoe with a line of rollers fixed to the sole
roller skate
a shoe with pairs of rollers fixed to the sole
rosin bag
a bag filled with rosin; used by baseball pitchers to improve their grip on the ball
bird, birdie, shuttle, shuttlecock
badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
stall bar
a gymnastic apparatus used for strengthening exercises; uprights fastened to a wall and connected by horizontal rungs
golf tee, tee
a short peg put into the ground to hold a golf ball off the ground
trampoline
gymnastic apparatus consisting of a strong canvas sheet attached with springs to a metal frame; used for tumbling
hoop, wicket
a small arch used as croquet equipment
wicket
cricket equipment consisting of a set of three stumps topped by crosspieces; used in playing cricket
wrestling mat
a mat on which wrestling matches are conducted
Type of:
equipment
an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service

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