Definition of HOOP

  1. (verb)bind or fasten with a hoop
  2. (noun)a light curved skeleton to spread out a skirt
  3. (noun)a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling
  4. (noun)a small arch used as croquet equipment
  5. (noun)horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball