give-and-go

give-and-go
noun Date: 1965 a play (as in basketball or hockey) in which a player passes to a teammate and immediately cuts toward the net or goal to receive a return pass

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  • To give and take — Give Give (g[i^]v), v. t. [imp. {Gave} (g[=a]v); p. p. {Given} (g[i^]v n); p. pr. & vb. n. {Giving}.] [OE. given, yiven, yeven, AS. gifan, giefan; akin to D. geven, OS. ge[eth]an, OHG. geban, G. geben, Icel. gefa, Sw. gifva, Dan. give, Goth.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • give-and-take — noun a) The settling of differences through compromise and mutual concessions. b) A lively exchange of conversation …   Wiktionary

  • give-and-take — noun Date: 1679 1. the practice of making mutual concessions ; compromise 2. a usually good natured exchange (as of ideas or comments) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • give-and-take — /giv euhn tayk /, n. 1. the practice of dealing by compromise or mutual concession; cooperation. 2. good natured exchange of talk, ideas, etc. [1760 70] * * * …   Universalium

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