a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop
an inflated ball used in playing basketball
a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs
leaping insect; male makes chirping noises by rubbing the forewings together
a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
act in a funny or teasing way
tell a joke; speak humorously; "He often jokes even when he appears serious"
activity characterized by good humor
a game invented by American Indians; now played by two teams who use long-handled rackets to catch and carry and throw the ball toward the opponents' goal
a team game that resembles basketball; a soccer ball is to be thrown so that it passes through a ring on the top of a post
a form of football played with an oval ball
a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court
a game in which two teams hit an inflated ball over a high net using their hands
an inflated ball used in playing volleyball
deteriorate through use or stress; "The constant friction wore out the cloth"
last and be usable; "This dress wore well for almost ten years"
have in one's aspect; wear an expression of one's attitude or personality; "He always wears a smile"
the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment; "she bought it for everyday wear"
a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
impairment resulting from long use; "the tires showed uneven wear"
have or show an appearance of; "wear one's hair in a certain way"
have on one's person; "He wore a red ribbon"; "bear a scar"
put clothing on one's body; "What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
be dressed in; "She was wearing yellow that day"
exhaust or get tired through overuse or great strain or