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English

Alternative spellings

  • lay-up

Etymology

lay +‎ up

Noun

Singular
Layup

Plural
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Layup ({{{1}}})
  1. Template:Basketball A close-range shot in which the shooter banks the ball off the backboard from a few feet away.
  2. (colloquial) A relatively easy task.
    Meeting the numbers will be a layup, if not a slam dunk.

Related terms

  • reverse layup

See also

  • slam dunk

Anagrams

  • alpuy,
  • uplay

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